Binance cryptocurrency exchange blames hackers in theft of $40 million in bitcoin
“The hackers had the patience to wait, and execute well-orchestrated actions through multiple seemingly independent accounts at the most opportune time,” the company said.
Facebook takes down Russian-linked disinformation targeting Ukraine
Researchers tell CyberScoop that there is not enough information to pin this campaign on the Kremlin.
Report: PGA hit with ransomware attack on eve of major tournament
According to GolfWeek, PGA employees found they were locked out of systems Tuesday, with a message asking for bitcoin.
Ready-to-use bitcoin ATM malware found for sale online
The $25,000 malware comes on a faux bank card, and it can steal from a bitcoin ATM, according to Trend Micro.
Alleged Silk Road employee extradited from Ireland to U.S.
Silk Road shuttered in October 2013 after a high-profile FBI investigation ended with the arrest of Ross Ulbricht who is now serving a double life sentence in American prison.
A ransomware attack and no contingency plan cost a Massachusetts school district $10,000
A small school district in Massachusetts was the target of a ransomware attack last month which resulted in a $10,000 Bitcoin payment to anonymous cyber extortionists.