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The Norwich Crown Court sentences Elliot Gunton to 20 months in prison for supplying online personal data and hacking services in exchange for cryptocurrency.
19-Year-Old Sentenced to 20 Months for Selling Stolen Data for BTC
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-08-16T18:29:00+01:00
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The federal judge overseeing the Michael Terpin Vs. AT&T SIM-swapping case has dismissed the motion.
AT&T Wins Some, Loses Some, in Motion Dismissals in $24M SIM Swap Case
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-07-27T18:05:00+01:00
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Sean Coonce, engineering manager at cryptocurrency custodian BitGo, announced that he has fallen victim to a SIM swapping hack.
Hackers Steal $100,000+ Worth of BTC From Engineering Manager at Crypto Custodian BitGo
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-05-22T11:12:00+01:00
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United States-Based investor Michael Terpin won $75.8 million in a civil case against 21-year-old Nicholas Truglia, who allegedly defrauded him of crypto assets...
US Blockchain Investor Terpin Awarded Over $75 Million in SIM Swapping Case
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-05-11T20:28:00+01:00
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SIM swapping has come into the spotlight in recent months after a number of high-profile arrests.
SIM Swappers Swindle Millions — Biggest Criminal Threat in Crypto in 2019?
Gareth Jenkinson
2019-02-12T12:58:00+00:00
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BitSIM is a small, dual-chip overlay that is physically placed atop a phone's regular SIM card. Once there, the BitSIM turns that phone – even if it's a “dumb” ...
This Chip Turns a Dumb Phone Into a Bitcoin Wallet
Amanda B. Johnson
2015-04-23T18:52:00+01:00
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Naturally, Bitcoin plays a major role in this thought experiment. The title boldly proclaims, “Bitcoin Poised To Make SIM Cards Obsolete.” We know that Bitcoin ...
What If Bitcoin Could Replace SIM Cards?
Matchpool
2014-12-23T20:29:07+00:00
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