Materials by tag Hack

Jan 22, 2019 at 09:56
New Zealand: Binance Finally Halts Transactions of Funds Stolen in Hacked Cryptopia Crypto Exchange
Binance, the biggest cryptocurrency exchange in the world in terms of trading volume, has frozen funds which were maliciously stolen from the hacked Cryptopia digital currency exchange earlier last week.
Jan 11, 2019 at 13:33
Crypto Hackers Steal Over $1.5M of Ethereum Classic Via ‘Double Spending’, Coinbase Ceases ETC Trading
Ethereum Classic (ETC), a byproduct of the globe’s second most famous cryptoasset, has been hit by several big attacks on its blockchain technology network. Anonymous hackers vanished with over $1.5 million (approx. £1.2m) by conducting a 51% attack on Etereum Classic’s rudimentary technology. At the time of press, ETC is exchanging hands at $4.68 USD (-7.15%).
Nov 15, 2018 at 16:21
Bitcoin Scam: Google's G Suite Twitter Account Hacked, Several Other Accounts Compromised
Google's G suite Twitter account is now the victim of an ongoing Bitcoin (BTC) scam which has been afflicting the social media platform for almost a month, joining firms such as Target, who faced an identical hack early Wednesday, October 14, according to news from TheNextWeb.
Oct 27, 2018 at 10:14
North Korea Upbraided for 2 Crypto Scams, 5 Crypto Trading Platform Deadly Hacks
North Korea's hackers and operatives have entirely adopted crypto as a way of circumventing international penalties and collecting funds for the Pyongyang (the country's capital city) regime.
Oct 24, 2018 at 12:21
Call of Duty Crime Syndicate Accused of Stealing $3.3 Million in Digital Currency
Recently unsealed court documents suggest a pair of Call of Duty gamers were significant in the success of a hostile online crime syndicate which illegally stole around $3.3 million in digital currency.
Oct 19, 2018 at 14:14
Hacked & Scammed: Sailing Digital Currency’s 'Wild West', Unreported Theft Cases
After Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke realised in January 2018 that deadly hackers had cracked a very strong 40-character password and emptied their crypto wallet, they didn't run to the police or inform the tokens' issuer, IOTA, a Berlin-based tech group. They just purchased more coins.
Oct 17, 2018 at 14:50
Deadly Hackers Hold District 1 City Hall in Romania to Huge Ransom, IT Team Manages to Free 1/2 of PCs
Unknown deadly hackers have successfully blocked all computers in-use at Bucharest's District 1 City Hall, and asked the responsible authorities to quickly pay a ransom in Bitcoin (BTC) in order to unlock the network.
Oct 10, 2018 at 13:36
Mischief-Maker Promises to Livestream a 51% Altcoin Attack
The unknown attacker has promised to gain majority hashrate control of an altcoin to show how smooth the process is. They have given decent warning of the attack but promised to live stream the whole event on October 13, 2018, 3:00 CDT.
Sep 14, 2018 at 11:45
BTC Ransom: Town in Canada Meets Hackers' Demands to Get PC Systems Up & Running Again
In the Ontario province of Canada, there is a town known as Midland with a population of over 16,000 people. Recently, its computer systems have been hacked and infected with deadly ransom malware.
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