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Business 17 January 2019
Security researchers uncover crypto scam spoofing BBC News
A cryptocurrency scam which spoofs the BBC News website has been uncovered by security researchers, in the latest crypto scam to target unsuspecting victims.
Tech 3 January 2019
Vulnerabilities found in crypto hardware wallets
A group of security specialists have discovered that several popular cryptocurrency hardware wallets are vulnerable to compromise.
Tech 19 December 2018
eSentire report finds 15-fold rise in crypto mining malware attacks
eSentire Threat Intelligence released a report documenting a 1500 percent rise in coinmining malware attacks.
Business 26 October 2018
Crypto in Africa: Quidax launches crypto literacy program in Nigeria
Quidax, a European-based cryptocurrency exchange, recently launched its operations in Nigeria.
Business 19 October 2018
Security services company G4S gets into cryptocurrency
The UK-based company G4S that is known for being one of the leading security services providers in the world, has launched a new service to protect cryptocurrencies.
Tech 4 October 2018
IBM secures blockchain network security patent
The patent describes how blockchain technology can be used to monitor network security breaches within computer systems.
Business 7 September 2018
Kraken shoots down rumors it’s closing Canada offices
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has denied rumors that it is shutting down its operations in Halifax, Canada, in response to an alleged security breach.
Business 20 August 2018
11 South Korea crypto exchanges complete ‘short term’ security measures: gov’t
Of the 21 crypto exchanges, gov’t officials said 11 have completed the short-term measures. Eight exchanges—Upbit, Bithumb, Korbit, Coinnest, Coinlink, Coinone, Coinplug, and Huobi Korea—have also improved their wallet management systems, according to South Korea government.
Tech 7 August 2018
Over 200,000 routers in Brazil, Moldova succumb to Monero cryptomining attack
It’s barely a week, and Monero (XMR) is on the spotlight again. According to recent reports, a malicious malware has been attacking over 200,000 routers in Brazil to mine the privacy-centric cryptocurrency.
Business 3 August 2018
Colorado authorities halt ‘Linda Health Coin’ ICO
Securities regulators in the U.S. state of Colorado has issued a cease and desist order halting the initial coin offering (ICO) of Linda Health Coin (LNDA), which they deemed an unregistered security.
Business 18 July 2018
Coinbase inches closer to security tokens listing with regulatory green light
The wallet and exchange service was given the all clear by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority to purchase the companies, which will give Coinbase the scope to list securities under the direct oversight of the regulators.
Tech 4 July 2018
MacOS malware targets crypto-discussing Slack, Discord users
Security researchers have uncovered a new type of malware aimed at those using MacOS devices to discuss cryptocurrencies.