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Business 16 May 2019
Critical hack pushes Cryptopia exchange over the brink of liquidation
New Zealand-based Cryptopia is closing after filing for bankruptcy, several months after the crypto exchange was hit with a $15 million hack.
Business 14 May 2019
Nine suspects steal $2.4M of crypto through SIM Hijacking
Members of a hacking group called “The Community” used a SIM hijacking attack to steal millions, and some are still at large.
Business 17 May 2019
Another blow to Cryptopia users as exchange is unlikely to reopen
Customers of the debt-ridden New Zealand exchange will have to wait until the investigation into the hack is completed before they can get their assets back.
Tech 17 May 2019
How do solution providers deal with hacks? Just pay crypto ransom and move on
A damning new study has revealed the trick up the sleeve of some so-called ransomware solution providers—just pay the hackers their ransom in crypto.
Tech 16 May 2019
BTC-demanding hackers hold Baltimore hostage for second week
The unknown attackers took control of Baltimore City’s systems on May 7, effectively paralyzing the town’s operations.
Business 8 May 2019
Binance allegedly suffers catastrophic breach, loses $40M in BTC
Hackers allegedly broke into Binance and stole around 7,000 BTC, but some are questioning if the “hack” was nothing more than a creative footwork.
Business 10 May 2019
Questions emerge about the truth of Binance’s hacker story
Chico Crypto continues to look hard at Binance’s hack, and he doesn’t believe everything the exchange is saying.
Tech 6 May 2019
Hacker goes after GitHub repositories
Scammers are going after GitHub and BitBucket and are wreaking havoc with repositories, holding them for ransom unless a cryptocurrency payment is made.
Business 9 May 2019
Binance hack spurs on well-wishers and doubters
Binance’s $40 million dollar hack has caused some to offer their support to the exchange, while others are looking hard at the facts to find out the real truths.
Business 8 May 2019
Mike Novogratz calls out Binance for mishandling hack
Mike Novogratz is alarmed that Binance, and its whacky CEO, might be taking this latest hack a little too lightly.
Business 25 April 2019
Crypto in Africa: hackers target Africa as SA crypto community grows
This week, Africa deals with hacking attacks and an increase in investment for South Africa
Business 24 April 2019
Student gets 10-year jail term for stealing $7.5 million in crypto
Joel Ortiz, a 21 year-old from Boston, has been sentenced to ten years in prison for stealing cryptocurrency through hacking.