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N. Korean Hackers’ New MacOS Malware Hides Behind Fake Crypto Firm The notorious North Korean hacke

N. Korean Hackers’ New MacOS Malware Hides Behind Fake Crypto Firm  The notorious North Korean hacke

N. Korean Hackers’ New MacOS Malware Hides Behind Fake Crypto Firm The notorious North Korean hackers known as the Lazarus APT Group have created another #malware targeting Apple Macs that masquerades behind a fake cryptocurrency firm. Apple Mac security specialist and principal security researcher at Jamf Patrick Wardle published a blog post on Oct. 12 […]

Cyber Criminals Netted $4.3B From Crypto-Related Crime in 2019: Study Cyber have netted $4.3 billi

Cyber Criminals Netted $4.3B From Crypto-Related Crime in 2019: Study 
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Cyber Criminals Netted $4.3B From Crypto-Related Crime in 2019: Study Cyber #criminals have netted $4.3 billion from digital currency #exchanges, investors and users in 2019. Blockchain security company CipherTrace gave its summary crypto-related theft in its Anti-Money Laundering report that it shared with Bitcoin Info on Aug. 12. According to CipherTrace, outright thefts, #scams and […]

Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Addresses Project Abandonment Allegations (LTC) founder Charlie Lee h

Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Addresses Project Abandonment Allegations  (LTC) founder Charlie Lee h

Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Addresses Project Abandonment Allegations #Litecoin (LTC) founder Charlie Lee has addressed recent project abandonment allegations. In a series of tweets published on Aug. 10, Litecoin founder Charlie Lee addressed allegations that Litecoin did not have further plans for the coming year: “Recently there’s been a lot of FUD about Litecoin having […]

Binance Hackers Bombard Chipmixer to Launder at Least 4,836 BTC At least 4,836 (BTC) of stolen fro

Binance Hackers Bombard Chipmixer to Launder at Least 4,836 BTC  At least 4,836  (BTC) of stolen fro

Binance Hackers Bombard Chipmixer to Launder at Least 4,836 BTC At least 4,836 #Bitcoin (BTC) of stolen from #Binance exchange in May 2019 was laundered through #crypto mixing service Chipmixer. Attackers started laundering the stolen funds in a month after the hack Following a major Binance’s security breach that resulted in a loss of 7,000 […]

Chinese Gov’t Hackers Are Targeting Crypto Companies: Report Chinese state hackers are performing a

Chinese Gov’t Hackers Are Targeting Crypto Companies: Report 
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Chinese Gov’t Hackers Are Targeting Crypto Companies: Report Chinese state hackers are performing attacks against #cryptocurrency and video game enterprises, #cybersecurity company FireEye claims in a report published on Aug. 2. Chinese government facilitating hacking operations Per the report, Chinese state espionage cyber unit APT41 “targets industries in a manner generally aligned with China’s Five-Year […]

Riviera Beach City Council Agrees to Pay $600,000 in BTC to Ransomware Attackers The city council o

Riviera Beach City Council Agrees to Pay $600,000 in BTC to Ransomware Attackers  The city council o

Riviera Beach City Council Agrees to Pay $600,000 in BTC to Ransomware Attackers The city council of Riviera Beach, Florida has agreed to pay nearly $600,000 worth of #Bitcoin (BTC) to regain access to data encrypted in a hacker attack the New York Times reported on June 19. On May 29, the city experienced “a […]

Report: Nearly $10 Million in XRP Stolen in GateHub Hack have reportedly compromised nearly 100 Ye

Report: Nearly $10 Million in XRP Stolen in GateHub Hack  have reportedly compromised nearly 100 Ye

Report: Nearly $10 Million in XRP Stolen in GateHub Hack #Hackers have reportedly compromised nearly 100 Yes #XRP Ledger wallets on cryptocurrency wallet service GateHub. The incident was announced by #GateHub in a preliminary statement on June 6. In the statement, GateHub reveals that it was notified by some of its customers and community members […]

Hackers Infect 50,000 Servers With Sophisticated Crypto Mining Malware have breached over 50,000 s

Hackers Infect 50,000 Servers With Sophisticated Crypto Mining Malware  have breached over 50,000 s

Hackers Infect 50,000 Servers With Sophisticated Crypto Mining Malware #Hackers have breached over 50,000 servers across the world to mine #cryptocurrency using unusually sophisticated tools, according to a new report. Cybersecurity firm #Guardicore Labs said on May 29 that the large-scale malware effort – dubbed the “Nansh0u​ campaign” – has been ongoing since February, and […]

Terror Groups Are Increasingly Using Cryptocurrencies, Senior Russian Official Warns The director o

Terror Groups Are Increasingly Using Cryptocurrencies, Senior Russian Official Warns  The director o

Terror Groups Are Increasingly Using Cryptocurrencies, Senior Russian Official Warns The director of Russia’s federal security service, the FSB, has warned that terror groups are increasingly being financed through #cryptocurrencies, Russian news site RBK reported on May 21. FSB head Alexander Bortnikov said global terrorist organizations have been mastering the use of virtual currencies for […]

Hackers Steal $40.7 Million in Bitcoin From Crypto Exchange Binance stole more than 7,000 bitcoin

Hackers Steal $40.7 Million in Bitcoin From Crypto Exchange Binance  stole more than 7,000 bitcoin

Hackers Steal $40.7 Million in Bitcoin From Crypto Exchange Binance #Hackers stole more than 7,000 bitcoin from crypto exchange #Binance, the world’s largest by volume, the startup reported Tuesday. Binance announced that a “large scale security breach” was discovered earlier on May 7, finding that malicious actors were able to access user API keys, two-factor […]