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Coincheck: NEM Foundation ceased to track the stolen funds

Coincheck: NEM Foundation ceased to track the stolen funds

According to NHK World all coins NEM (XEM) stolen from Japan’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges have been withdrawn from the account hackers. January 26, hackers stole $ 530 million in cryptocurrency NEM after hacking cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck. As of February 1, NEM Foundation found out that the hackers transferred stolen funds NEM at different addresses, but… More

The largest cryptocurrency exchange, Zimbabwe has reported a break-in

The largest cryptocurrency exchange, Zimbabwe has reported a break-in

The largest cryptocurrency exchange Zimbabwe Golix was attacked by hackers. Representatives of the exchange advised its customers to urgently review the safety of their accounts. However, the exchange has assured customers that hackers are unable to withdraw funds because it generally requires two-factor authentication, however, the ability to convert funds from one cryptocurrency to another… More

Microsoft has blocked more than 400,000 attempts by the crypto virus

Microsoft has blocked more than 400,000 attempts by the crypto virus

Microsoft Defender Antivirus blocked 400,000 attempts to infect computers with Trojan for mining cryptocurrency within 12 hours. The attack started on 6 March and its purpose was installation of advanced version of a Trojan called Dofoil (or Smoke Loader). For of intrusion attempts used a very complex and diverse mechanisms. Most of the attacks, or… More

About 2,000 sites on the WordPress again attacked by hackers

About 2,000 sites on the WordPress again attacked by hackers

Researchers at security firm Sucuri recently discovered that hackers broke into about 2000 websites on WordPress, to steal the credentials of taxpayers for mining cryptocurrency. WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems (CMS), providing work for more than 25 percent of the web sites on the Internet, and that means a huge… More

Hackers have changed the official Gold Bitcoin wallet on GitHub

Hackers have changed the official Gold Bitcoin wallet on GitHub

Users Bitcoin Gold (BTG) are faced with another problem of security. Team BTG found that someone had gained access to the project repository on Github and replaced the compiled file client for Windows. According to the message sent by the BTG team, the link to the download page and the file is on the Github… More