A hacker identified as Sanix is reported to have been arrested and detained by Ukrainian law enforcement over the sale of a database that contained at least 773 million email addresses and 21 million unique passwords.
Australian police arrested a 52-year-old Sydney-based woman for running an illegal crypto exchange that has since handled over 5 million AUD in cryptocurrency transactions. This kind of case was handled for the first time in the country’s history.
Cryptocurrency companies and law enforcement agencies join forces to battle human trafficking. A new consortium of cryptocurrencies was launched in late April within the Anti-Human Trafficking Intelligence Initiative (ATII).
A man from Ohio, USA, is facing charges which could see him refund up to $33 million for violating US federal anti fraud regulations set by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). SEC revealed that Micheal W. Ackerman is indicted for fleaching more than $33 million from about 150 investors subscribed to his cryptocurrency platform.
The last month has been written in the history books as a trading session that has offered some amazing returns in the blockchain and digital asset market. Following the protracted bearish trading period, the world’s top cryptocurrency managed to hit and exceed the $9.5k price level, a thing it last did in May and June of 2019 when it traded above $13k.