Hackers have discovered that the easiest and most direct way to steal cryptocurrency is to first steal phone numbers. Hijacked phone numbers are used to drain crypto accounts A growing number of online crimes begin with hackers persuading cellular phone companies to transfer a victim’s number to a device of their own. In many cases this […]
Security experts advise on how to keep yourself and your digital coin safe from thieves that focus on the crypto-wealthy. Criminals targeting cryptocurrency investors Cases of thieves targeting those who have gotten wealthy from the boom in Bitcoin, Ethereum and other digital currencies are on the rise worldwide. From Phuket, Thailand, to Manhattan to the Ukraine, […]
IBM has a team of cybersecurity experts working with enterprise clients to make sure their distributed ledgers are free from vulnerabilities.
Cisco has released new information about a bitcoin phishing scam that involves websites masquerading as Blockchain.info.
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New Monero-mining ADB.Miner worm is rapidly spreading, 7,000 Android devices infected so far. #NEWS
This past Sunday Carlos Tapang, a T-Mobile USA Inc. customer, filed a suit in federal court against the company, alleging lax security measures made it possible for hackers to access his wireless account and steal the cryptocurrency from his mobile wallet — tens of thousands of dollars worth. Tapang, of Washington state, accuses T-Mobile of […]
Vulnerability found in Ledger cryptocurrency wallets that can lead to loss of funds, company reveals how to avoid “man in the middle” attack. #NEWS
Technology significantly improves our productivity at work, but they also pose many threats to companies. The universal serial bus or USB ports are widely used for connecting with USB devices that ensure effective computer networking. However, this equipment can seriously damage your business unless you use USB management software. Here are 6 ways how unprotected […]
Cryptocurrency users who got rich in the run-up are now targets for robbers and kidnappers, not just hackers. That’s prompting a security overhaul.
Thailand’s Minister of Finance Secretary thinks crypto markets should be regulated, but that the benefits of Blockchain should be considered separately. #NEWS
The Chinese tech giant Cheetah Mobile has announced this week it just launched a new multi-cryptocurrency wallet that stores bitcoin core (BTC) and ethereum (ETH). The firm’s ‘Safewallet’ features a three-tiered security defense system with an intuitive interface. Also Read: Markets Update: Bears Claw Cryptocurrency Prices Down to New Lows Cheetah Mobile Introduces BTC/ETH Compatible Wallet […]
A new Monero-mining malware has reportedly infected about 500k PCs using a leaked NSA exploit and mined 8,900 Monero ($2.1 mln), researchers report #NEWS
Approximately $530 mln worth of NEM coins were stolen from the Coincheck cryptocurrency exchange on Friday, Jan. 26. Now the NEM Foundation has detected that the hackers are moving the coins to “random addresses”. #NEWS
After a year in which the company suffered a high-profile hack, ethereum startup Parity is now moving forward on key project development.