Crypto

Coincheck has confirmed that it has suffered what now appears to be the biggest hack in the history of the crypto-technology.  In a press conference the other day the exchange’s President Wakata Koichi Yoshihiro and COO Yusuke Otsuka estimated its loss is at 58 billion yen (approximately $533 million). Five hundred millionRead More →

Ransomware

Bitcoin Is Now Losing Steam in the Ransomware Department:   Cyber slueths at Fortinet have discovered a cryptocurrency application that is actually a ransomware app in disguise.  The cybersecurity firm in its recent report, indicated that the SpriteCoin application to be a new kind of nefarious ransomware technique. It promptsRead More →

crypto

Another crypto-currency service provider has been breached costing some hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of losses to Stellar users this time around. DNS hackers have hijacked the Blackwallet server and redirected the traffic and made off with 669,910 XLM.   The team behind Blackwallet has confirmed with CBNN thatRead More →