Latest News Of theft Tag
Business 3 October 2019
NiceHash co-founder arrested yet again
Matjaz Skorjanc was arrested by law enforcement in Germany at the request of U.S. authorities on charges relating to the alleged thefts.
Business 1 October 2019
Crypto theft at Fusion may have been inside job
Fusion is looking internally for the source of a massive crypto theft, and hoping to catch the culprit before its too late.
Business 19 August 2019
Norwich teen sentenced to 20 months in prison for hacking
Elliot Gunton will serve time for hacking and stealing hundreds of thousands worth of BTC.
Business 5 August 2019
Further evidence that crypto is not a criminal’s playground
Despite Bitcoin itself never having been designed for illegal activity, criminals use cryptocurrency as a method of facilitating their nefarious actions.
Business 26 June 2019
6 arrested in UK, Netherlands over $27M crypto theft
Police in the UK and the Netherlands have arrested six people for leading the crypto theft ring stealing $27 million in crypto.
Business 24 June 2019
Two Israeli scammers arrested over alleged Bitfinex hack
Two Israeli brothers reportedly were behind a scheme for the past three years that allowed them to steal access to the accounts of crypto holders.
Business 13 May 2019
Trading firms blacklist to clean up crypto industry
To help mature the industry, some of the biggest investors are proposing to create a backlist of bad actors in the crypto space.
Business 13 May 2019
Michael Terpin awarded $75 million in crypto hack case
A court has awarded Michael Terpin $75.8 million as part of a civil judgment from a scheme to defraud him of his cryptocurrency assets.
Tech 17 April 2019
More than $50M in crypto stolen from US wallets in last 15 months
The thefts involved five hackers all aged between 18 and 26, who have been charged with the cybercrimes, according to law enforcement authorities.
Business 17 April 2019
North Korea buying nuclear weapons with crypto theft fund: report
It is currently unclear how much cryptocurrency that North Korea has stockpiled, but it is estimated to be somewhere between $545 million and $735 million, according to a recent report.
Business 20 March 2019
Crypto malware targeting MyEtherWallet claims 230 victims
A cryptocurrency malware targeting Blockchain.com and MyEtherWallet users was downloaded over 200 times before Google deleted it.
Business 26 February 2019
A crypto trader in the Netherlands gruesomely tortured by robbers
A Dutch crypto trader was gruesomely tortured by robbers for over an hour, and police believe they wanted his crypto.