Data Shows Ethereum is the ‘Cryptocurrency of Choice for Scams’
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Data Shows Ethereum is the ‘Cryptocurrency of Choice for Scams’

btcethereumadmin - February 6, 2019

Since the very early days, back when people learned how to create new cryptocurrencies or quickly build infrastructure models like digital asset trading platforms, many scams started…

LocalBitcoins Resumes Outgoing Transactions After Warnings of Phishing Link on Forum
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LocalBitcoins Resumes Outgoing Transactions After Warnings of Phishing Link on Forum

btcethereumadmin - January 27, 2019

A link to a phishing LocalBitcoins clone website had reportedly been placed on the official LocalBitcoins forum. A link to a phishing LocalBitcoins clone website had been…

The Daily: Crypto Wallet Raises $15 Million, Localbitcoins Suffers Vulnerability
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The Daily: Crypto Wallet Raises $15 Million, Localbitcoins Suffers Vulnerability

btcethereumadmin - January 27, 2019

In today’s edition of The Daily we feature another recent example of venture capital infusion into the cryptocurrency space as Japan’s SBI invests in the BRD wallet.…

The Daily: Twitch Gamer Tipped $70K in Crypto, Hacker Returns $100K of ETC
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The Daily: Twitch Gamer Tipped $70K in Crypto, Hacker Returns $100K of ETC

btcethereumadmin - January 14, 2019

In this edition of The Daily, a video gamer streaming on Twitch has received crypto donations totaling over $70,000 and a hacker believed to be behind the…

US Government Tells Bitcoin Bomb Scam Victims to Inform FBI, Not Pay Ransom Money
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US Government Tells Bitcoin Bomb Scam Victims to Inform FBI, Not Pay Ransom Money

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2018

Internet users worldwide have begun receiving emails claiming an armed “mercenary” will blow up their building. A suspected scam which threatens to blow up buildings unless recipients…

Japanese Actress Helps Tokyo Police Raise Crypto Cybersecurity Awareness
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Japanese Actress Helps Tokyo Police Raise Crypto Cybersecurity Awareness

btcethereumadmin - August 30, 2018

A Japanese actress and singer has helped the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department raise awareness on cybersecurity issues, including cryptocurrencies. She reportedly took on the role of a…

Google Yanked MetaMask From the Chrome Store, Left a Phishing Scam Up
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Google Yanked MetaMask From the Chrome Store, Left a Phishing Scam Up

btcethereumadmin - July 27, 2018

It was "an interesting wake-up call." That was how Kevin Serrano, an employee at ethereum startup and incubator ConsenSys, described the revelation that MetaMask had been removed…

Crypto Wallets Security: Explained
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Blockchain
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Crypto Wallets Security: Explained

btcethereumadmin - July 15, 2018

How to use your crypto wallet safely and spot possible threats to protect your coins against hackers. My wallet has been hacked. Help! Since it’s already happened…

Crowdsale KYC is Fueling a Black Market for Fake ID
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Crowdsale KYC is Fueling a Black Market for Fake ID

btcethereumadmin - July 12, 2018

KYC for crowdsales was meant to add oversight and legitimacy to a largely unregulated space. Instead it’s left investors susceptible to data breaches, identity theft and blackmail.…

Report Reveals First Crypto Phishing Trends in Japanese Language
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Report Reveals First Crypto Phishing Trends in Japanese Language

btcethereumadmin - July 2, 2018

Reports have confirmed that Japan has been targeted by cybercriminals using phishing, or illegal acquisition of personal information, to steal cryptocurrencies by sending fake emails to crypto…