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news - CipherTrace Training Students to Investigate Crypto Scams

CipherTrace Training Students to Investigate Crypto Scams

Cryptocurrency analytics firm CipherTrace in parthners with  the participation of  the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, Middlesex University London, and the Blockch...

news - Investing in Crypto is One of the Most Likely Threads for Investors

Investing in Crypto is One of the Most Likely Threads for Investors

Cryptocurrency investment is one of the top five scam schemes that are likely to trap investors in 2020, according to report from the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA).

news - Crypto Mining Botnet Hides Malware Payloads in Taylor Swift Pics

Crypto Mining Botnet Hides Malware Payloads in Taylor Swift Pics

Cryptocurrency mining botnet MyKingz uses an image of American singer Taylor Swift to infect the computers of victims for mining Monero (XMR) coin.

news - 1.3 Million Indian Bank Cards Details Are Up For Sale On Darknet Shop

1.3 Million Indian Bank Cards Details Are Up For Sale On Darknet Shop

Almost 1.3 million debit and credit card details are up for sale on a darknet shop Joker’s Stash, according to the latest report of Group-IB, a Singapore-based cybersecurity company. 

news - Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Found to Have Security Vulnerabilities

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Found to Have Security Vulnerabilities

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network, a “Layer 2” payment protocol that operates on top of the cryptocurrency, has been found to have some security vulnerabilities.

news - Scammers Target Bitcoin ATM Users With 'Software Upgrade' Notice

Scammers Target Bitcoin ATM Users With ‘Software Upgrade’ Notice

Scammers in Winnipeg, Canada, have targeted Bitcoin ATM users. They sticked a notice  to the machine which explained that the ATM was undergoing a software upgrade. Due to this, users s...

news - West Virginian Student Tried to Hack Blockchain Voting Pilot

West Virginian Student Tried to Hack Blockchain Voting Pilot

Mac Warner, the West Virginia’s Secretary of State made public the info that someone attempted to gain access to its blockchain-based mobile voting pilot in May 2018.

news - $160 Malware Botnet is Behind Attack on 72,000 Crypto Wallets

$160 Malware Botnet is Behind Attack on 72,000 Crypto Wallets

Around 72,000 devices in 2019 alone were infected during a malware campaign to steal cryptocurrency, according to the research report published by cyberintelligence company Prevailion on Oct. 2. 

news - Facebook, Instagram Overrun with Fake Libra Accounts

Facebook, Instagram Overrun with Fake Libra Accounts

Dozen of fake Libra pages have come up on Facebook and its social photo-sharing app Instagram. Facebook deleted Libra scam pages only after a warning report by The Washington Post on July 22.

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