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Crypto exchange Upbit recently completed a security overhaul in response to a hack the platform suffered in late 2019.
Crypto Exchange Upbit Finishes Security Update in Response to 2019 Hack
Benjamin Pirus
2020-01-15T18:57:00+00:00
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U.S. lawmakers have appealed to the Federal Communications Commission to hold telecoms providers to account for their complicity in SIM swap attacks.
US Lawmakers Urge FCC to Step Up Its Action Against SIM Swaps
Marie Huillet
2020-01-10T13:40:00+00:00
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The allegedly North Korea-sponsored hackers known as Lazarus have deployed new viruses to steal cryptocurrency.
North Korean Hacker Group Modifies Crypto-Stealing Malware
Adrian Zmudzinski
2020-01-09T13:14:00+00:00
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New Year Special
There were 12 major cryptocurrency exchange hacks in 2019. In total, over $292 million and over 500,000 pieces of customer data were stolen.
Most Significant Hacks of 2019 — New Record of Twelve in One Year
Patrick Thompson
2020-01-05T13:32:00+00:00
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Cryptocurrency holders are being warned against a Chrome extension for Ledger hardware wallets that allegedly contains malware that steals their seed phrases.
Ledger Wallet User Allegedly Lost $16K to Malicious Browser Extension
Marie Huillet
2020-01-02T13:57:00+00:00
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Blockchain platform Nuls has lost almost $480,000 worth of NULS tokens due to a hack, according to an official security update.
Hackers Grab Nearly $480K From Blockchain Platform Nuls
Marie Huillet
2019-12-23T10:46:00+00:00
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Private equity and hedge fund manager Fortress Investment Group is redoubling its efforts to buy up Bitcoin claims from Mt. Gox creditors.
Fortress Investment Group Renews Bid to Buy Mt. Gox Creditors’ Claims
Marie Huillet
2019-12-20T13:15:00+00:00
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The hashpower rental marketplace NiceHash, which was hacked in Dec. 2017, says it may not be able to fulfill its pledge to fully reimburse affected users.
Hashpower Broker NiceHash Can’t Promise to Fully Reimburse Hack Losses
Marie Huillet
2019-12-19T12:01:00+00:00
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