Cyber criminals are now stealing directly from cryptocurrency users

Hackers are now targeting cryptocurrency investors directly, after the exchanges increased their security measures, as they see the users as softer targets. See below fro a comment from Ilia Kolochenko, .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 12th, 2018

Instagram rolls out shopping in Stories, part of broader e-commerce push

Facebook Inc.’s Instagram announced Monday that users can now shop directly from within Stories......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 17th, 2018

More Mac apps are stealing and uploading your data, report says

Apps like Dr. Unarchiver and Dr. Cleaner were uploading users' browser history to their servers, according to 9to5Mac......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 10th, 2018

Opera Wallet Users Can Now Send CryptoKitties and Other Collectibles

Opera now allows users to send crypto collectibles, such as CryptoKitties, directly from its beta-stage in-browser crypto wallet......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 7th, 2018

Crypto Wallet Abra Opens Door to More European Users

Crypto wallet provider Abra is integrating SEPA payments, allowing European customers to directly deposit funds......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 4th, 2018

Where Are Data Breach Laws The Strongest In America? [INFOGRAPHIC]

For every internet user, security should be the top priority. There are countless steps to follow to ensure your data’s safety online, but cyber criminals are always lurki.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 20th, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S7 phones vulnerable to hacking

Samsung's Galaxy S7 smartphones are vulnerable to a microchip flaw uncovered earlier this year called Meltdown, putting tens of millions of devices at risk of cyber attacks by hackers looking to spy on their users, researchers told Reuters......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 8th, 2018

Coinbase is giving users higher cryptocurrency trading limits

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallAug 8th, 2018

Bitcoin speculators dominate cryptocurrency use now, but criminals haven"t backed away

The ratio of legal to illegal activity in b.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 7th, 2018

One Faulty $416 Million Trade On Bitcoin Could Put Several OKEx Users on the Hook

Though it's unclear exactly how much they are on the hook for. Some users of cryptocurrency exchange OKEx could be on the hook for millions in losses after a faulty bet from a single unnamed client.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 3rd, 2018

Donald Trump’s Twitter Account Is Being Spoofed for Cryptocurrency Scams

No, he's not trying to get you to invest in Bitcoin. Scammers are targeting Twitter users who follow President Donald Trump. On Wednesday, Twitter account @JoyJoyce2 w.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 2nd, 2018

A "Game of Thrones" thief and a dam hacker: These are the FBI"s 41 most-wanted cyber criminals

Jenny Cheng/Business Insider The FBI has 41 suspects on its "Cyber’s Most Wanted" page, an identity parade of some of the most skilled hackers in the world. Their crimes range from state-sponsored espionage to holding episodes of "Game of T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 22nd, 2018

Mitre is helping six cyber vendors strengthen their products

“If we can work far upstream directly with the vendors and improve them, we’re maximizing the impact Mitre can have,” says a cyber engineer at the McLean nonprofit research organization......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2018

Cryptocurrency, Cyber Fraud Focus of Trump Task Force

On an executive order by President Tru.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJul 15th, 2018

Uber"s app is going to let you rent an electric scooter to zip around town

Lime Uber is partnering with Lime to allow users to rent a scooter directly in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2018

Crypto Bounty Hunting Is Becoming a High-Tech Way Out of Poverty

Completing small tasks by "bounty hunting" for cryptocurrency is becoming a lucrative career for users in less advantaged regions of the world......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 9th, 2018

Cryptocurrency Theft Skyrockets in First Half of 2018

Sophisticated thieves are stealing more money from cryptocurrency exchanges than ever before and there are a rising number of ways to launder that money......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 6th, 2018

This App With 200 Million Users Is Launching a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Even as regulators strengthen their grip on U.S. and Japanese exchanges. Japan’s Line, the messaging app popular in one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency markets, is preparing its own exchange for Bitcoin and its ilk starting ne.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2018

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Loses More Than $30 Million in Hack

The South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said it had temporarily halted withdrawal and deposit services after the cyber attack. Bitcoin fell about 2% immediately after the disclosure......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJun 20th, 2018

A hint of hope for cryptocurrency markets

The appetite in cryptocurrencies improved on Monday as New York's Department of Financial Services gave Square a virtual currency licence, allowing its users to trade Bitcoin......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesJun 19th, 2018

SKorean ‘Hack’ Hammers Bitcoin for 3rd Day Running

SKorean ‘Hack’ Hammers Bitcoin for 3rd Day Running $BTCUSD Bitcoin extended losses for a 3rd day running, falling 12% Sunday as SKorean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said there was a “cyber intrusion” .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 10th, 2018