Monday, October 14, 2019

Tag: Cryptocurrency

Attackers Build Crypt Trading System to Download Malware

Attackers have developed a sophisticated scheme for spreading a cryptocurrency trading software which installs a backdoor on a Mac or Windows PC target. Security researchers...

Spoof Blockchain.com fraudsters to steal Cryptocurrency $27 million

The law enforcement agencies in Europe have arrested a group of 6 persons by creating a website that impersonates Blockchain.com for emptying cryptocurrency wallets...

Android Malware Bypasses 2FA by Stealing OTP

Malware monitoring researchers on Android devices discovered malicious applications that can steal one-time passwords (OTPs) from the notification system. This development circumvents Google's ban...

Hackers steal GateHub cryptocurrency wallets for $9.5 million

Unofficial investigation puts the number of victims between 80 and 90 users. Unknown how hackers stole money from users. Hackers have stolen from users of...

Two miners are reportedly executing 51% Bitcoin Cash Blockchain attack

Two miners reportedly attacked Bitcoin Cash (BCH) blockchain by 51 percent, according to Cryptoconomy Podcast tweets hosted by Guy Swann on 24 May. A 51%...

Australian Government Staff Charged to Use Government Mine Cryptocurrency Computers

A 33-year-old Australian Government staff mine cryptocurrency for personal income was charged with abussing computer systems at his workplace. In the illegal mining operation, the...

The Australian Tax Office extends the cryptocurrency matching data

Part of a data matching program aimed at ensuring that people dealing in cryptocurrency pay the right amount of tax. The Australian Tax Office (ATO)...

New Chinese Antd crypto-mining malware targeting linux servers

Since last fall, a new cyber-criminal group believed to operate outside of China has hacked into Linux servers and installed a new strain of...

After blacklist snafu, Hacker steals $ 7.7 million in EOS cryptocurrency

One of 21 maintainers of the EOS blacklist failed to update its list, allowing the hacker to start with the funds stolen. A hacker has...

SpeakUp – New Linux backdoor Trojan Discovered by Security Experts

SpeakUp Trojan backdoor can run on six different Linux and macOS distributions. The hackers have developed a new Trojan backdoor which can run on Linux...