Tag Archives: HACKING

This Bitcoin Botnet is Vying to Be Future of Secure IoT
  Strong claims need strong proof, so when the founders of NeuroMesh described their bitcoin-based product as an “unhackable botnet”, [...]
Polish Law Enforcement Investigating Bitcoin Exchange Shutdown
  Prosecutors in Łódź, Poland, have launched an investigation into the shutdown of Bitcurex, one the country’s oldest and largest bitcoin [...]
Trader Sues OKCoin Over Lost Litecoin
  A cryptocurrency trader based in China’s Hunan province is bringing a lawsuit against cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin. According to court [...]
Bitfinex’s ‘Hack Credit’ Token Reaches All-Time Price High
  Investors who lost bitcoin in Bitfinex’s high-profile August hack may be feeling more optimistic about the likelihood of recovering their [...]
The Ross Ulbricht Legal Defense ‘Free Ross’ Was Hacked
  “Just a quick note to say that we were hacked and the hackers still have control of our email account,” the family of [...]
Crypto Security in 2016: A Tale of Two Weaknesses
  Bill Shihara is the CEO and co-founder of cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex, and a former security engineer at Amazon, Blackberry and Microsoft. In [...]
FBI Obtained Over 8,000 IP Addresses In Hacking Operation
  In one of the most infamous mass hacking operations conducted by the U.S. Federal agency, the FBI, court documents had initially revealed that over [...]
The Operating Systems Real Hackers Use
  Black and gray hat hackers are what most people consider professional despite the morally disputable nature of their operations. Most hackers’ skill [...]
Hackers Steal Over $300k From One of Blockchain’s Biggest VCs
  A notable blockchain industry investor was hacked today, the latest target in a string of apparent social engineering attacks that have taken aim at [...]
PoisonTap, a $5 Hacking Device That Can Prove to Be Costly
  PoisonTap, a $5 USB device can create a backdoor entry to any locked computer, allowing hackers to easily get into online Bitcoin wallets. Read [...]