“Big Bitcoin Heist” suspect who escaped has been arrested in Amsterdam

“Big Bitcoin Heist” suspect who escaped has been arrested in Amsterdam

The man suspected of stealing 600 mining computers in the “Big Bitcoin Heist”, Sindri Thor Stefansson has been arrested in Amsterdam. Sindri absconded from an...
US Federal Trade Commission to host free Workshop on Crypto Scams

US Federal Trade Commission organizes Workshop on Crypto Scams

The United States’ Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will host a workshop on Cryptocurrency Scams later this year. In an announcement made on Monday, the...

Stress Testers ‘Bitpico’ Start Attack On Bitcoin Cash [BCH]

BitPico, simply identified as a group of developers, miners, and whales, said it has begun a coordinated attack on Bitcoin Cash (BCH) threatening to...

Top Security Mistakes In Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Space | Interview With...

Today I sat down with Olayinka Odeniran for an interview to learn more about her contributions on blockchain and her path in the crypto...
Chinese Police Clampdown on Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Pyramid Scheme

Chinese Police Clampdown on Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Pyramid Scheme –

Operators of a nationwide cryptocurrency pyramid scheme in China have been apprehended by the police. The scheme has allegedly swindled about 86 million yuan...

Crypto Heist: Hackers Steal $60 Million from Japanese Crypto Exchange Zaif

Zaif cryptocurrency exchange has been hacked and cryptocurrency worth about 6.7 billion yen (or $60 million) was stolen. According to a statement released by the...
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Cryptojacking Warning Issued by UK Cyber Security Division

Cryptojacking is the act of taking over or hijacking the computer of a user to mine cryptocurrencies. A British government agency has warned that...

Hackers of Popular Japanese Exchange Will Soon Be Revealed – Investigators

Cybersecurity experts at Japan Digital Design who are investigating the hack on japan-based Zaif cryptocurrency exchange may soon reveal the identities of the hackers...

Kaspersky Warns Government Not to Control Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies

Once again, governments across the world have been advised not to hinder the success of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies through strict regulations. The latest...

Cyber Security Expert warns of New Cryptocurrency Mining Malware That Targets...

An independent cyber-security researcher James Quinn has warned of a new cryptocurrency mining malware called Zombieboy is on the rise. The name of the...
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Parity Technologies Release Patch to Fix Recent Node Vulnerability

Parity Technologies, developers of ethereum client software, said it has fixed a vulnerability in its node client software and called on ethereum nodes to...

Security Breach: 450,000 Users of Crypto Brokerage Coinmama Affected

Major crypto brokerage Coinmama is one of the many websites affected by a recent security breach and details of about 450,000 of its users...

NEO Partners with Security Auditor CertiK to Improve the Security of...

Security is a big issue for blockchain networks and these platforms seek to guarantee the security of smart contracts deployed on them. Neo blockchain network...

Mt. Gox To Pay Victims $1 Billion worth of Bitcoin in...

The victims of the Mt. Gox cryptocurrency hack can hope for some relief as new proceedings to compensate them for their losses would soon...
MyEtherWallet hacked $152 thousand stolen ethereum

Cyberattack: MyEtherWallet Servers Hacked and $152,000 worth of Ethereum lost

Popular web ethereum wallet MyEtherWallet (MEW) has suffered a cyber-attack on Tuesday 23rd of April. Users of the web app noticed an irregularity when...
MyEtherWallet hacked $152 thousand stolen ethereum

MyEtherWallet (MEW) Partner Cybersecurity Firms amidst Phishing Scare

Popular crypto wallet provider MyEtherWallet on Tuesday, Feb. 5, announced two new security partners as it continues to improve its systems against deadly attacks. “…we...

Crypto Security Firm BitGo offers Crypto Insurance in the Wake of...

BitGo, one of the leading crypto security firms now offers comprehensive cryptocurrency insurance cover months after it was initially mulled. In a blog post...

Trustee of Hacked Crypto Exchange Mt. Gox Approves Creditor Claims worth...

Victims of the historic Mt. Gox cryptocurrency hack are closer than ever to getting their compensation after the exchange’s trustee approved creditors’ claims. In a...

Ethereum Classic [ETC] 51% Attack: Hacker Returns $100K

Last week, Smartereum reported that the Ethereum Classic witnessed some block reorganization, a major indication of a 51% percent...
Italian Cryptocurrency Exchange, BitGrail shuts down almost immediately after it re-opened

Italian Cryptocurrency Exchange, BitGrail shuts down almost immediately after it re-opened

Bitgrail cryptocurrency exchange which was reportedly hacked in February resumed services last week Wednesday only to shut down three hours later. Through a Twitter post...

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