Ransomware

With ransomware attacks up 200% in the last two years, CryptoBuzz looks at some of the methods bad actors are employing and how to avoid them. The last two years have witnessed a real uptick in crypto-centric ransomware attacks. Not only are bad actors becoming more refined, but they areRead More →

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Scammers have stolen over 2,100,000 XRP by luring victims with the false promise of a ‘grand giveaway’ from Ripple Scammers are trying to steal secret keys of XRP users, crypto forensic expert Xrplorer warned last week. According to a report by the crypto analyst, the elaborate phishing scam lured victims underRead More →

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Research group Matter Labs has deployed its Layer 2 scaling tool on the Eth mainnet. Based on tech called zkRollup, the new tool, called zkSync, aims to pave the way for larger transaction volumes and less network pressure on Ethereum. zkSync promises to achieve a max hroughput of 2,000 transactionsRead More →

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A new mobile-based trojan has been discovered that’s capable of compromising Android’s accessibility features in order to steal user data from banking applications and read user’s SMS messages, allowing the malware to bypass two-factor authentication. Named Eventbot, the trojan was discovered by a group of cyber security experts from Cybereason Nocturnus, who found it targeting financial banking applicationsRead More →