crypto

So far, the PlusToken scammers have cashed out at least $185,000,000 worth of stolen Bitcoin via OTC brokers. Those who analyze cryptocurrency markets know that large liquidations generally tend to depress the price of Bitcoin, and others have asked if PlusToken-related cashouts are in fact dragging down Bitcoin. We decidedRead More →

Reverse-engineering

Google Cast is a proprietary protocol by Google which enables controlling playback of Internet-streamed audiovisual content on the Chromecast, Android TV and other compatible devices. From the consumer perspective, Google Cast connects two devices: a sender (i.e a smartphone) and a receiver (such as a Chromecast). Using the Google CastRead More →

crypto

In a move that surprised many in the cryptocurrency space, crypto-exchange Binance has frozen account funds of one of its traders after he attempted to withdraw tokens into a privacy wallet. A Twitter user under the name of @Catxolotl posted about Binance Singapore staff investigating the withdrawal of an undisclosedRead More →

monero

There’s a good chance everyone who reads this story will have had some degree of interaction with a botnet we call MyKings (others call DarkCloud or Smominru), whether you know it or not. For the past couple of years, this botnet has been a persistent source of nuisance-grade opportunistic attacksRead More →