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Windows Devices Are Vulnerable to Credential Stealing Malware
Sep 10, 2020 at 09:53
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Windows Devices Are Vulnerable to Credential Stealing Malware
Various uncommon types of viruses have been created by cyber attackers and are now being used to attack cryptocurrency holders.
Phishing Scams Attacking Cryptocurrency Users; Is There Any Remedy?
Sep 07, 2020 at 13:06
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Phishing Scams Attacking Cryptocurrency Users; Is There Any Remedy?
Phishing attacks have been a widespread tool for stealing and misusing people’s credentials. Now, they have penetrated the cryptocurrency industry, mostly to get access and steal the users’ funds.
The Devil is Getting Stronger: Lucifer Malware Attacks Linux Devices
Aug 21, 2020 at 12:09
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The Devil is Getting Stronger: Lucifer Malware Attacks Linux Devices
Updated: It seems Lucifer malware designed to mine Monero (XMR) is getting stronger. Now, it can affect not only Windows-based computers, but also Linux-based ones.
Scammers Invented a New Kind of Attack to Trick Out People's Money
Aug 11, 2020 at 13:02
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Scammers Invented a New Kind of Attack to Trick Out People's Money
2020 has seen a significant increase in the number of scams related to cryptocurrency. To lure out people’s money, scammers constantly improve their schemes and invent new approaches to look more reliable and trustful.
The Mastermind Behind Twitter Hack Arrested: It's a Teenager
Aug 04, 2020 at 10:57
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The Mastermind Behind Twitter Hack Arrested: It's a Teenager
On July 31, the architect of the infamous Twitter hack was arrested by the US police. It is a 17-year-old teenager from Florida with a good track record of other scams.
Cryptocurrency Exchanges Protected the Users' Funds Against Twitter Attackers
Jul 22, 2020 at 12:48
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Cryptocurrency Exchanges Protected the Users' Funds Against Twitter Attackers
After the notorious Twitter hack that took place on July 15, 2020, some cryptocurrency exchanges blocked suspicious wallet addresses thus saving their users' funds from thieves.
Recent Twitter Hack Proves the Vulnerability of Centralized Platforms
Jul 16, 2020 at 12:50
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Recent Twitter Hack Proves the Vulnerability of Centralized Platforms
As the community was astounded by the bold hack of prominent Twitter accounts, it revealed the general vulnerability of centralised social media, where all information is kept at one place. It would not be possible to break a decentralized platform that easily.
Cybersecurity Threats: Are Cryptocurrency Exchanges More Vulnerable than Banks?
Jul 01, 2020 at 12:09
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Cybersecurity Threats: Are Cryptocurrency Exchanges More Vulnerable than Banks?
Since the inception of bitcoin, cryptocurrency exchanges have been a major target of attack compared to other traditional financial institutions such as banks. As cryptocurrency platforms tighten cybersecurity, hackers find new cracks in the wall.
US Sanctions Two Chinese Men for Laundering Cryptocurrencies
Mar 04, 2020 at 10:27
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US Sanctions Two Chinese Men for Laundering Cryptocurrencies
The US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets (OFAC) says it has sanctioned two Chinese nationals who laundered cryptocurrencies stolen by millions of North Korean hackers. Since the industry is still young, most cryptocurrency exchanges are under a major threat of losing their virtual currency holdings to wrong hands.
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