Tag: Forum

Litecoin Core Developer Begs For Donations To Keep Forum Up And Running

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts will remember Litecoin, the first “major altcoin” to imitate Bitcoin’s success. (Or that was the idea when this currency was created, even though things have turned out very differently.) Several forums have been set up to discuss everything related to Litecoin, but one of them is struggling. In fact, the owner wants people to donate their support to one of the unofficial forums–a rather strange concept, to say the …
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800,000 Accounts From Porn Website Brazzer Exposed

Computer hacks have become the norm in today’s internet. The huge amount of unsecured servers, misconfigurations, and exploits makes hacking an everyday occurrence.  Today’s victim was Brazzer, the pornographic production company, based in Montreal, Canada. The company confirmed the breach yesterday, explaining that the hack was performed over Brazzersforum –which is run by a third-party under the vBulletin forum framework–. Nevertheless, some users who didn’t have a forum account saw their data …
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BitTorrent Forum Breach Results In Passwords Being Stolen

It is not hard to come by yet another data breach these days, and forums remain a very weak point of the chain. Traditional databases are utterly insufficient when it comes to storing sensitive data. The latest breach comes in the form of a list of uTorrent accounts being stolen. BitTorrent Forums Breached Through Third Party Vendor To be more precise, the information was obtained from the official BitTorrent forums. …
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European Virtual Currency industry responds to EU policymakers with a Digital Currency & Blockchain Technology Forum

EDCAB – European Digital Currency & Blockchain Technology Forum – co-organises a flagship industry expo for policymakers in the European Parliament from 18 to 21 April 2016. Virtual currencies have rapidly risen up the European policy agenda in all the major institutions: The Council of the European Union put virtual currencies top of their list of areas targeted for rapid progress at its February Council meeting and has called for …
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