Cisco and the Ukrainian Cyber Police have exposed a phishing ring that stole $50 mln in Bitcoin over three years. #NEWS
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has claimed that Sergey Sergeyvich Medvedev, a Russian national recently arrested in Bangkok, was the co-founder and second in command of the Infraud group – a notorious international cyber crime syndicate. It has been reported that at the time of his arrest, Mr. Medvedev was in possession of more […]
Thai police have arrested a Russian national that reportedly had over 100,000 in BTC for his alleged participation in an international cybercrime organization. #NEWS
A cryptocurrency miner botnet has infected more than half a million machines, hijacking them to mine as much as $3.6 million worth of monero.
Fake email death threats are used with increasing frequency in California as a method of cryptocurrency extortion, says FBI. #NEWS
China is a country where cryptocurrencies are frowned upon. This is for many different reasons, including disturbing the financial ecosystem. However, there is another big threat most people seem to be unaware of right now. A lot of new Bitcoin-related scams have appeared out of nowhere. These are the findings of Kroll, a global risk […]
It seems unfathomable that something as valuable as Bitcoin could ever go missing, but a new study has estimated that a lot more coins are out of action than you would have thought.
Another ICO shows its vulnerability as it comes under a massive DDoS attack
The US police division has generated its own digital currency to track such crimes as the proliferation of child pornography.
A recent report from the UK Treasury’s National Crime Agency suggests that Bitcoin is a low risk for money laundering but high risk for cybercrime.
The fallout from WannaCry on public IT security continues after a UK report is published.
Here’s why you should hope law enforcement figures out how to investigate Bitcoin-related crimes
Europol warned that the virtual currencies Zcash, Monero, and Ethereum are increasingly being used in the digital underground market, following Bitcoin.
Europol has for the first time released a cybercrime report examining the growing popularity of zcash, monero and ethereum on the darknet.
The SEC is a very interesting financial entity when it comes to regulating new markets. Although they are not keen on cryptocurrency, the current regulation isn’t overly negative. Initial coin offerings, on the other hand, are a different matter entirely. Thanks to the launch of their new cyber unit, the SEC will police ICOs and […]