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North Korean Hackers Pose a Threat to South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges, but the Government Does Not Care
Oct 27, 2020 at 10:10
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North Korean Hackers Pose a Threat to South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges, but the Government Does Not Care
The Political Affairs Committee of South Korea’s National Assembly has informed the Financial Services Commission (FSC) on numerous attempts of hackers to break into the country’s financial institutions. Cryptocurrency exchanges became the main target.
Binance Fails to Prevent Hackers from Laundering Stolen Cryptocurrency Funds
Aug 26, 2020 at 14:53
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Binance Fails to Prevent Hackers from Laundering Stolen Cryptocurrency Funds
Hackers use Binance cryptocurrency exchange to launder stolen money. As per the report by the federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a principal federal law enforcement agency, ransomware dubbed Ryuk has been used since its creation in 2018 to steal cryptocurrency worth $61 million.
Funds from Coincheck Hack Surface and Get Confiscated in Japan
Aug 21, 2020 at 14:51
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Funds from Coincheck Hack Surface and Get Confiscated in Japan
Japanese police are going to confiscate cryptocurrency funds stolen during the Coincheck hack. If successful, this will be the first digital currency confiscation of the kind in the country.
Australia Passes First-Ever Sentence Related to Cryptocurrency Theft
Aug 12, 2020 at 15:16
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Australia Passes First-Ever Sentence Related to Cryptocurrency Theft
Australia passes the first sentence related to cryptocurrency theft, proving that law enforcement is gearing up to govern the digital currency and blockchain industry.
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.
The Wave of Hacks Continues: A Vulnerability Cost Ledger the Loss of 1 Million Emails
Jul 29, 2020 at 15:21
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The Wave of Hacks Continues: A Vulnerability Cost Ledger the Loss of 1 Million Emails
The ongoing wave of hacks and attacks affects the operation of many companies in the cryptocurrency field. One of the biggest hardware wallet manufacturers Ledger has recently suffered a hack that led to losing about a million emails as well as other customer information.
Crypto Newbie: 10 Tips for Securing Cryptocurrency Holdings
Jul 28, 2020 at 09:06
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Crypto Newbie: 10 Tips for Securing Cryptocurrency Holdings
Beginners in the cryptocurrency industry are often afraid of the risks associated with it. Besides price volatility, the users often face the danger of their wallets being hacked, causing irreparable losses.
Was Twitter Hacked by the North Koreans?
Jul 23, 2020 at 13:31
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Was Twitter Hacked by the North Koreans?
Twitter attackers have been laundering stolen funds via gambling websites and peer-to-peer marketplaces, leaving a handle that links them to one of North Korea’s hacker groups.
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.
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