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 →

canadian crypto

Canadian authorities have put into custody a Canadian man for operating a website that collected stolen personal identity records from three billion accounts and subsequently sold them for  profit. According to the Royal Canadian Police, the 27 year old Jordan Evan Bloom of Thornhill is the individual behind  LeakedSource.com—a known repository that compiledRead More →

cryptomining

A vulnerability has emerged that allows hackers to download malware to a victim’s computer from a Google Drive URL. Proofpoint discovered the vulnerability and created a proof-of-concept exploit for the specific issue. The dev platform is based on JavaScript and allows the creation of both stand alone web apps as well asRead More →

malware cryptomining

As cryptocurrency has risen dramatically in popularity and value in recent years many shady actors have also looked to tap into the exploding market through browser-based cryptominers and cryptojacking famous websites. Security researchers have discovered a software that mines cryptocurrency and then routes any mined coins to a university inRead More →