Sneaky con artists are pursuing cryprocurrency amateurs with forged landing papers for renowned exchange desks such as Binance, a leading platform. The landing papers have been purposely devised to look genuine. After a user lands on one of these pages that are fake, all links that can be clicked have been set to direct visitors […]

Read More

To this day this is not a fully regulated broker in the way that other brokers are. This is due to the fact that the crypto market is still just getting started and there is a legal vacuum that is making this process harder to handle than some would expect. The truth is that this […]

Read More

Youbit Exchange Hack The 18 of December, South Korean cryptocurrency Youbit was hacked and a memo published on the home page of the web site of has confirmed that they are declaring bankrupt and this means that all users are no longer going to be able to make commercial use of their coins. This is […]

Read More

Ironically named after the seemingly unbreakable German cryptomachine used in WWII, the Enigma was compromised before the launch of its ICO. The reasons behind the hack are extremely inexcusable and something that you just cannot expect from experienced programmers working on a project this big and centered on security of things. Enigma was a new […]

Read More

Written by Francisco Memoria For cryptocoinsnews.com On July 31, news broke of a major cyber incident affecting HBO. According to reports, the network experienced a major cyberattack. The hackers behind it are currently demanding the equivalent of about $6 million in bitcoin, and claim that if they don’t get paid they will release 1.5 terabytes of data they stole […]

Read More

[lexology.com] Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP On July 17, 2017, the CoinDash initial coin offering (ICO) was hacked within minutes of its launch, resulting in numerous potential purchasers sending their money to a fraudulent address. The hack has raised many questions about the security and legitimacy of ICOs and of the blockchain more […]

Read More

[bloomberg.com] July 17, 2017, 9:32 PM GMT+3 by Alexandria Arnold Does this support the notion that there’s a bubble in digital currencies and initial coin offerings? CoinDash, a blockchain technology startup that bills itself as a social-trading platform, said that its website was hacked Monday and $7 million was stolen from investors trying to participate in the […]

Read More

By Mihăiță Bamburic [https://betanews.com] – Thanks to its rapidly growing value, relative anonymity, and easy trading opportunities, the cryptocurrency market is a highly attractive target for hackers. Making things even more interesting, the major exchanges deal with significant volumes throughout the day, making them a prime target for cryptocurrency thefts. Bithumb is among the biggest targets, […]

Read More