Virus

A Website Selling Fake COVID-19 Cure for Bitcoin is Shut Down
Mar 29, 2020 at 11:31
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A Website Selling Fake COVID-19 Cure for Bitcoin is Shut Down
Recently, a Russian based website claiming to be selling a vaccine for the Coronavirus was shut down. The website which was marketed on Twitter claimed they sell doses that can be used by at least three people to prevent catching the Coronavirus.
Coronavirus Attacks Cryptocurrency Community
Mar 15, 2020 at 09:35
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Coronavirus Attacks Cryptocurrency Community
The co-founder of a Blockchain startup confirmed he tested positive for the coronavirus after attending the ETHLondon conference. Mr. Zhen Yu Yong asked people who had contact with him during the conference to take the required precautions and seek medical attention.
Hungary Quarantines Cash Amid COVID19 Threat, Cryptocurrency is the Medicine
Mar 14, 2020 at 11:16
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Hungary Quarantines Cash Amid COVID19 Threat, Cryptocurrency is the Medicine
Banknotes have been quarantined to protect the Hungarian population, who are fond of cash, against coronavirus infection. The government borrowed a leaf from other countries using it around the world.
Coronavirus Influences Trading within the Cryptocurrency Market
Mar 01, 2020 at 12:24
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Coronavirus Influences Trading within the Cryptocurrency Market
The Cryptocurrency market is changing following the onset of the deadly coronavirus virus ‘Pandemic’ which started in late 2019. Data indicates a significant shift in the trend of trading with the cryptocurrency markets for periods before the outbreak of the coronavirus and periods after the outbreak of the virus.
China is Ditching its Paper Money in Attempt to Curb the Spread of Coronavirus
Feb 17, 2020 at 13:18
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China is Ditching its Paper Money in Attempt to Curb the Spread of Coronavirus
The Chinese authorities move to reduce the use of paper money in the economy in a desperate attempt to control the spread of Coronavirus. Authorities are still puzzled how fast the corona strain is spreading between people.
Travelex Attackers Are Demanding Over 741 Bitcoin Ransom
Jan 09, 2020 at 13:45
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Travelex Attackers Are Demanding Over 741 Bitcoin Ransom
The Travelex platform, active internationally for the exchange of currencies, has been hit by a heavy ransomware attack.
Police Warns Users of New Deadly Ransomware Scam &  Urge Not to Pay the Bitcoin Ransom
Oct 17, 2018 at 15:29
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Police Warns Users of New Deadly Ransomware Scam & Urge Not to Pay the Bitcoin Ransom
A new deadly virus known as Dharma is seriously infecting computers (PCs) and servers by encrypting and locking files, which can only be successfully unlocked via a Bitcoin payment, responsible authorities warned on October 16, 2018.
Hackers Behind WannaCry Virus Have Withdrawn All the Money
Aug 03, 2017 at 14:51
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Hackers Behind WannaCry Virus Have Withdrawn All the Money
The creators of the WannaCry ransomware virus have withdrawn all the money, $140,000 in Bitcoin.
Is the New Ransomware Demanding Bitcoin More Dangerous Than WannaCry?
Jun 29, 2017 at 12:04
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Is the New Ransomware Demanding Bitcoin More Dangerous Than WannaCry?
Last months the ransomware software Wanna Cry attacked 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries worldwide and a huge fuss was made of the capability of hackers to use Bitcoin in illegal actions. Now, a new ransomware comes on stage.
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