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SmartBillions challenges hackers with $450,000 reward, gets hacked

SmartBillions, a so-called fully decentralized and transparent lottery system, managed by an Ethereum smart contract, recently challenged hackers to get through its smart contract’s...

Greek court backs US request to extradite Russian over bitcoin laundering

A Greek court cleared the way on Wednesday for the extradition to the United States of a Russian, also wanted by Moscow, suspected of...

Dutch Bitcoin broker Litebit suffers second data breach in six weeks

The Dutch supplier/crypto exchange Litebit.eu has informed their customers that they were the victim of a successful hack on September 12th. This is not...

The Pirate Bay Website Runs a Cryptocurrency Miner

A day ago a cryptocurrency miner appeared on The Pirate Bay website, using the computer resources of visitors to mine Monero coins. The operators...

North Korean Hackers Target Bitcoin

North Korea is suspected of intensifying cyber-attacks to steal virtual currency in order to obtain funds and avert tightening sanctions, according to security experts. North...

Delaware law lets companies list shareholders in blockchain

Last Tuesday, August 1, a new law went into effect in Delaware, allowing companies to store shareholder lists and other records in a blockchain....

WannaCry operators exchanged Bitcoin for Monero to launder ransom

WannaCry is a ransomware known for hitting the British National Health Service (NHS), Spanish and Russian telecoms alongside with plenty of other businesses all...

Creators of the WannaCry ransomware cashed out their Bitcoin wallets

The cybercriminals responsible for the WannaCry ransomware have cashed the bitcoins received from ransom payments. The malware burst a couple of months ago and,...

US Department of Justice confirms shutting down AlphaBay

AlphaBay, dubbed the New Silkroad, was the largest Dark Web marketplace. Used to be. On July 4 the site went offline, so that many...

Bithumb, Korean cryptocurrency exchange, hacked, $1 million stolen

Bithumb, an online exchange based in South Korea, has suffered a hack: a computer of one of its employees has been compromised. A customer...

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