Former Vircurex customers are suing the exchange, four years after it first froze their funds and allegedly failed to repay them.
A new CEO will make NiceHash the “marketplace of choice” for miners despite its hacking, the ex-CEO has said. #BRIEF
Tether, a startup that provides a dollar-pegged token, has said it plans to launch a new platform following a claimed security breach in November.
With $160 million in funds frozen on the ethereum blockchain, a search for solutions is ongoing – if not altogether promising so far.
The multisig wallet provider has created a website where uses can check their ethereum addresses to see if their funds were affected by the exploit.
The security lead for the Ethereum Foundation has said a hard fork will be required to free up funds frozen in a hack yesterday.
The rise of cybercrime on Ethereum.
A subsidiary of global consulting firm NRI has announced the launch of a new blockchain system assessment service. Source
Money continues to trickle into an ethereum address compromised during an initial coin offering by a startup called CoinDash. Source
A recent trial in the Tel Aviv district court ruled in favor of a large bank which dropped a bitcoin exchange as a client, despite the exchange following all of the proper anti-money laundering (AML) and know your customer (KYC) requirements. Also read: Considering Bitcoin An Asset Could Set Back Adoption in Israel Court Ruled in […]
Avast Software, the company behind one of the most popular antivirus solutions in the world has announced the acquisition of AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG), another security software provider. After issuing a press release back in July, Avast Software has finally completed the deal to absorb AVG. The purchase agreement specified a $25 price per share, […]
The institution behind SWIFT, the messaging system that connects the banks all around the world, has said that banks are still vulnerable to computer hacks. Major financial institutions use the SWIFT network to relay messages between each other. Swift is a platform used by more than 11,000 financial institutions to exchange messages that contain money transference orders. […]
In February, Bangladesh Central Bank lost $81 million to hackers, three months after the attack, authorities have uncovered three more incidents that may be linked together, SWIFT CEO reveals plans to strengthen the security of its operations. The first uncovered case was actually the last attack carried out by the hackers, in February, a group of […]
The price of bitcoin has jumped up to about $236. Last week, we saw the price hovering around the low $220 range, and while the digital currency did undergo a The post Today’s Thoughts on the Current Bitcoin Price Are… appeared first on NEWSBTC.
Bitcoinica has been shutdown until further notice, following a theft of 18,000 BTC. News of the hack was posted this morning by Bitcoinica’s founder, Zhoutong: “Today, we have discovered a suspicious Bitcoin transaction that doesn’t seem to be initiate…