Tags cryptocurrency

That battery-saving app may have used your device to mine Monero, Symantec says

by Jeff Stone • 6 days ago

Microsoft has removed the apps from its store.

U.S. busts Romanian cybercrime ring that phished Americans, laundered millions of dollars

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The scheme involved an elaborate amount of social-engineering with a dose of phishing.

Zcash, Chase's cryptocurrency partner, fixes bug that could have allowed 'unlimited' counterfeits

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

The bug could have allowed attackers to overwhelm Zcash’s financial ecosystem with falsified currency, perhaps enough to undermine trust in the cryptocurrency altogether.

Ready-to-use bitcoin ATM malware found for sale online

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 7 months ago

The $25,000 malware comes on a faux bank card, and it can steal from a bitcoin ATM, according to Trend Micro.

Bithumb, South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange, loses $30 million to hackers

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 8 months ago

The theft totals over 35 billion South Korean won.

Chinese researchers warn blockchain company EOS about 'epic' vulnerability in soon-to-launch platform

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 9 months ago

The vulnerability reportedly could have compromised the whole EOS blockchain framework.

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