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

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

Bitcoin tumbles most in 2 weeks amid S. Korea exchange hack

Bitcoin extended losses for a third day, tumbling as much as 6 percent Sunday as South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said there was a "cyber intrusion" in its system......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 10th, 2018

Bitcoin Tumbles Most in 2 Weeks Amid South Korea Exchange Hack

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said there was a "cyber intrusion" in its system. Bitcoin extended losses f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 10th, 2018

Today In Cryptocurrency: SEC Chairman Says Cryptos Aren"t Securities, Report Says Majority Of Exchanges Don"t Verify Users

The .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 6th, 2018

Cryptocurrency Hackers Are Stealing from EOS’s $4 Billion ICO Using This Sneaky Scam

Cryptocurrency Hackers Are Stealing from EOS’s $4 Billion ICO Using This Sneaky Scam.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 31st, 2018

The FBI is advising people to reboot their routers after foreign cyber criminals hacked into them

Kacper Pempel/Reuters The FBI is warning the public that foreign cyber criminals have compromised "hundreds of thousands" of router devices in homes and small offices around the world. The FBI said the criminals used a VPNFilter malware to collect pe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 25th, 2018

FBI says foreign hackers have compromised home router devices

The FBI warned on Friday that foreign cyber criminals had compromised "hundreds of thousands" of home and small office router devices around the world which direct traffic on the internet by forwarding data packets between computer networks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 25th, 2018

About $1.2 billion in cryptocurrency stolen since 2017: cybercrime group

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Criminals have stolen about $1.2 billion .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2018

Facebook users unite! "Data Labour Union" launches in Netherlands

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Activists in Amsterdam on Wednesday launched the 'Datavakbond' or "data labor union", which hopes to elect leaders to negotiate directly with Facebook and Google over what they do with users' data......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 23rd, 2018

500,000 Devices Infected With Malware That Could Cut Users Off From The Internet

It could be a warning of another massive cyber attack on Ukraine. Cisco’s cyber.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 23rd, 2018

Microsoft bans cryptocurrency ads on Bing; calls it a risk for its users

Bing Ads will implement this change globally in June, with enforcement rolling out in late June to early July.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 16th, 2018

CEO Stewart Butterfield Wants Slack to Be Google for the Office

The company wants its 8 million daily users to do more of their work directly in Slack......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 8th, 2018

Fed should forget about its own cryptocurrency and instead create electronic bank accounts for everyone

A digitally evolving Federal Reserve should let everyone open up bank accounts directly at the central bank, in part because the idea of the Fed issuing a cryptocurrency is naive, according to researchers at the St. Louis Fed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018