andoid

The mobile banking trojan has a few unusual features and bears watching, researchers said. A never-before-seen Android banking trojan, dubbed Cerberus, is being rented out on underground forums by a threat group that likes to engage with the defense community publicly via Twitter. According to a Tuesday posting from ThreatFabric, Cerberus isn’tRead More →

crypto

The most prestigious banking relationship in crypto has ended. Barclays, the London-based global bank, is no longer working with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, industry sources told CBNN. And while Coinbase found a replacement in U.K. upstart ClearBank, according to people familiar with the situation, the change has inconvenienced the crypto exchange’sRead More →

Non-custodial exchange Binance DEX is soon going to list five new fiat-pegged stablecoins from issuer TrustToken, which is backed by notable venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Revealing the news exclusively to CBNN, TrustToken said Wednesday that the stablecoins – TrueUSD, TrueGBP, TrueAUD, TrueCAD, and TrueHKD – are launching on BinanceRead More →

Ransomware

A ransomware attack that hit the South African electric utility City Power from Johannesburg this morning encrypted all its systems, including databases and applications. The incident affects one of the largest power suppliers in Johannesburg, owned by the city municipality. At the same time, customers reported multiple power outages on Twitter [1, 2, 3] but it has notRead More →