Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tipoff
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Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tipoff

btcethereumadmin - February 11, 2019

An app masquerading as DApp MetaMask contained malware that aimed to steal coins by replacing wallet addresses. Decentralized app (DApp) MetaMask is facing fresh problems from cryptocurrency…

Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tip-Off
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Fake MetaMask Crypto Malware Pulled From Google Play After Tip-Off

btcethereumadmin - February 11, 2019

An app masquerading as DApp MetaMask contained malware that aimed to steal coins by replacing wallet addresses. Decentralized app (DApp) MetaMask is facing fresh problems from cryptocurrency…

Fake Website Mimicking Bakkt Platform Fails to Scam Crypto Community
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Fake Website Mimicking Bakkt Platform Fails to Scam Crypto Community

btcethereumadmin - February 8, 2019

The apparently fraudulent website failed to scam crypto investors after announcing a fake additional funding round in BTC. A new Bitcoin (BTC) scam website representing digital assets…

Texas Securities Regulator Reveals 16 Orders Issued to Suspect Crypto Investments in 2018
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Texas Securities Regulator Reveals 16 Orders Issued to Suspect Crypto Investments in 2018

btcethereumadmin - February 8, 2019

The Texas State Securities Board is working with law enforcement to track down crypto scammers, with 60 cited last year. The Texas State Securities Board (SSB) issued…

UK Financial Watchdog: $255 Mln Lost in Crypto-Related, Other Investment Scams in 2018
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UK Financial Watchdog: $255 Mln Lost in Crypto-Related, Other Investment Scams in 2018

btcethereumadmin - February 6, 2019

The Financial Conduct Authority reported that investment scams’ losses amounted to over $255 million in 2018. The United Kingdom Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reported that common…

US Indicts Two More Men on Fraud and Extortion in SIM-Swapping Investigation
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US Indicts Two More Men on Fraud and Extortion in SIM-Swapping Investigation

btcethereumadmin - February 5, 2019

The case is the second indictment to appear from U.S. authorities this week amid the persisting spread of SIM-swapping. United States law enforcement has indicted two more…

From Ponzi Schemes to ICO Exits, Ethereum’s Blockchain Has Been the Platform of Choice for Scammers
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From Ponzi Schemes to ICO Exits, Ethereum’s Blockchain Has Been the Platform of Choice for Scammers

btcethereumadmin - February 4, 2019

Ethereum seems to have been the platform of choice for crypto scams over the past two years, but the trends of these scams have changed, according to…

Crypto Thief Indicted in New York’s First SIM Swapping Prosecution
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Crypto Thief Indicted in New York’s First SIM Swapping Prosecution

btcethereumadmin - February 2, 2019

The Manhattan District Attorney has announced New York’s first prosecution for SIM swapping, which resulted in the theft of $10K in crypto. Manhattan’s District Attorney (DA) announced…

CookieMiner Malware Tries to Hack Mac Users’ Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts, Report
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CookieMiner Malware Tries to Hack Mac Users’ Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts, Report

btcethereumadmin - February 1, 2019

The malware seeks to bypass multi-factor authentication by stealing a range of data, says Palo Alto Networks. A new form of malware steals cookies from cryptocurrency exchanges…

Report: Majority of $11.4 Million Stolen in 2018 Iota Token Heist Has Been Found
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Report: Majority of $11.4 Million Stolen in 2018 Iota Token Heist Has Been Found

btcethereumadmin - January 31, 2019

A top member of the Germany-based Iota Foundation has said the majority of the ~$11 million alleged to have been stolen in a major Iota token heist…