Student Gets 10-Year Jail Term for SIM-Swap Crypto Thefts Worth $7.5 Million
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Student Gets 10-Year Jail Term for SIM-Swap Crypto Thefts Worth $7.5 Million

btcethereumadmin - April 23, 2019

A 21-year-old student from the U.S. who stole over $7.5 million in cryptocurrency via SIM-swapping hacks has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. The Santa Clara…

Man Accused of Stealing Over $9 Million Worth of Dash Indicted in Israel
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Man Accused of Stealing Over $9 Million Worth of Dash Indicted in Israel

btcethereumadmin - April 21, 2019

An indictment has been filed against Afek Zard in Israel over the alleged theft of 74.990.74 Dash from his roommate. An indictment has been filed against Afek…

World Economic Forum Releases Report About Blockchain Cybersecurity
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Blockchain
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World Economic Forum Releases Report About Blockchain Cybersecurity

btcethereumadmin - April 8, 2019

The World Economic Forum released a report about blockchain cybersecurity. The World Economic Forum (WEF) released a report about blockchain cybersecurity on April 5. The report points…

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked of Almost $19 Mln in EOS, XRP
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Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked of Almost $19 Mln in EOS, XRP

btcethereumadmin - March 30, 2019

According to crypto exchange Bithumb, the exchange detected unusual withdrawal activity. This article has been updated to provide further details on the hack. Today, March 30, crypto…

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked
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Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked

btcethereumadmin - March 30, 2019

According to crypto exchange Bithumb, the exchange detected unusual withdrawal activity. Today, March 30, crypto exchange Bithumb posted on Twitter that their cryptocurrency withdrawals and deposits have…

North Korea Hacking Crypto Exchanges to Circumvent Sanctions: UN Panel
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North Korea Hacking Crypto Exchanges to Circumvent Sanctions: UN Panel

btcethereumadmin - March 8, 2019

North Korea has been carrying out major cryptocurrency hacks to bypass economic sanctions, according to a United Nations (U.N.) Security Council expert panel report. Nikkei Asian Review,…

Coinbase Just Paid a $30K Bounty for the Discovery of Critical Bug
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Coinbase Just Paid a $30K Bounty for the Discovery of Critical Bug

btcethereumadmin - February 14, 2019

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange desk Coinbase has just forked out a $30,000 bounty to the finder of a critical bug in its systems. As reported by The…

Alleged SIM-Swap Crypto Thief Indicted for Hacking Over 50 US Victims
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Alleged SIM-Swap Crypto Thief Indicted for Hacking Over 50 US Victims

btcethereumadmin - February 4, 2019

A 20-year-old man has been formally charged in a New York Supreme Court indictment over SIM-swapping identity and crypto theft. The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office announced Friday…

Report: Two Hacker Groups Stole $1 Billion From Crypto Exchanges
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Crypto News
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Report: Two Hacker Groups Stole $1 Billion From Crypto Exchanges

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

A new report alleges that just two groups of hackers dominate the majority of cybercrime directed against cryptocurrency exchanges. Together, these groups have responsible for stealing about…

Suspect Behind $11 Million Crypto Theft Arrested in Europol-Led Operation
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Suspect Behind $11 Million Crypto Theft Arrested in Europol-Led Operation

btcethereumadmin - January 24, 2019

An investigation by EU law enforcement agency Europol and British and German police agencies has led to the arrest of a 36-year-old man suspected of carrying out a…