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The dark web is a treasure trove of stolen info. Popular data being sold includes credit cards, social media accounts, and so forth… A fresh batch of stolen Facebook credentials hit the dark web days after the social network made the breach public. As is typically the case, Bitcoin (andRead More →

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Senior security researcher with Armor’s Threat Resistance Unit, Corey Milligan, says stolen credit card data has great value to cyber criminals because of the number of ways they can use it to commit fraud, for everything from purchasing high-end merchandise for resale to money laundering. But Brian Stack, vice presidentRead More →

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This month the US District Court of Eastern California has been very busy dealing with cases involving the infamous and now defunct darknet marketplace Alphabay. The Federal courthouse in Fresno recently wrapped up the forfeiture case involving the alleged Alphabay leader Alexandre Cazes. Furthermore, the Fresno courthouse has charged andRead More →

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Almost $800 million worth of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash has been withdrawn from wallets associated with now defunct cryptocurrency “black market” Silk Road marketplace and linked to Silk Road owner Ross “Dread Pirate Roberts” Ulbricht, signaling a potential large-scale Bitcoin market dump. The Silk Road-related cryptocurrency wallet activity, first observed by cryptocurrency community members on Aug.Read More →