Tag: Hacker

Hacker Launches ICO

Imagine data that can really act on its own. Well, now imagine this – a thermostat in the room of a hospital that can communicate with a patient’s health record, and their current health readings from their equipment, and find the most optimal room temperature and humidity for this patient. Thought, a blockchain start-up based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is working on AI and smart data,  and knows the importance of …
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Hacker Claims Responsibility for $50 Million Bitcoin Heist

Theodore Price, a resident of Bucks County, Pennsylvania was arrested earlier today after a criminal complaint had been filed against him alleging he stole between $40-$50 million in Bitcoin by creating malware ridden bitcoin wallets and distributing them on the bitcointalk forums. The investigation started because of an alleged theft. According to his girlfriend, Price stole two laptops and a gold necklace from her parents’ residence when they were out …
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The Next Ethereum Hard Fork Date Will be Announced on Monday

The upcoming Ethereum hard fork date will be announced on Monday after the group of core developers reached an agreement on the proposed specifications. This hard fork will be the second after the network experienced a series of DDoS (spam) attacks. Several developers and foundation members argued that the quickest, most effective way to address the issue was to fork the network, introducing changes in the cost schedule of several instructions …
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Two Alleged Lizard Squad Members Taken Into Custody

As far as infamous hacker collectives go, Lizard Squad has to be at the top three of most people’s lists. Two men have been charged with being a member of Lizard Squad, and they await trial related to stealing credit card information and fraud. Additionally, they were also involved is forcing customers to perform DDoS attacks against target websites. Lizard Squad Members Face Serious Charges It is interesting to note both …
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