Scammers pounce on internet-for-rent services, generating cryptocurrency in quiet
Email fraud and ransomware attackers apparently are not enough.
Poly Network fully recovers assets stolen in unusual $600M cryptocurrency hack
The company will now begin to restore all its services.
Ohio man pleads guilty to role in $300-million cryptocurrency laundering service
As law enforcement agencies get better at tracing cryptocurrency, such laundering services have grown in importance.
Chat logs show how Egregor, an $80 million ransomware gang, handled negotiations with little mercy
The chats also showed how victims could negotiate successfully, and offered a window into the structure of a ransomware operation.
US arrests alleged ‘Bitcoin Fog’ boss, who is accused of laundering millions
Roman Sterlingov turned Bitcoin Fog into a top destination for washing dark-web money, the feds allege.
Twitter alarms users with messages that resembled phishing emails
At least everyone was on guard enough to be suspicious of the Twitter emails.