A UK High Court ordered a proprietary injunction on Bitcoin obtained through a ransomware attack on a Canadian Insurance Company. The proprietary injunction is an order which prevents a person from dealing with their own assets when it is subject to a proprietary claim. The UK High Court releases documents concerning a ransomware attack on […]
Back in January this year, Cryptopia, the crypto exchange faced a major blow. Hackers hit the firm and got away with $16 million worth of Ethereum. A few days ago the exchange entered liquidation and eventually shut down for good. Everything seems to have finished with the Cryptopia hack incident. However, it’s not over yet. […]
Popular crypto exchange Binance faces security breach and in the event, hackers managed to steal 7,000 bitcoins. The anonymous group of hackers withdrew 7,000 bitcoins which has an estimated value of $40,705,000. The exchange says that the crackers used phishing techniques and viruses to gain access to 2FA codes and API keys. Also, they may […]
The crypto jacking Shellbot Malware is back in the scene again with some new upgrades and abilities. Apparently, it can hack into Linux servers based on a network. The malware usually makes use of SSH brute-force to gain access to systems with weak passwords. It can infect a network and mine the cryptocurrency Monero(XMR). What […]
Technology has been seeing significant growth and so does the associated vulnerabilities. The blockchain and its associated domains are always the talks of the town. Some times for the amazing features and possibilities it provides and often for the sophisticated crimes associated with it. Speaking of the latter, there have been reports that hackers stole […]
In a recent report, the American retail company, Target, announced that the company’s official Twitter site was recently hacked by cryptocurrency scammers to promote Bitcoins. Although the company has not yet published complete report of the damage, the tweet which contained malicious links has been fortunately deleted.