Tag: Theft

Nearly 1% of the Dash Supply Allegedly Gets Stolen by an Israeli Hacker

In the cryptocurrency world, there has never been a lack of nefarious projects, theft, and hacking attempts. In Israel, it would appear as if a recent indictment is making a fair bit of attention. One citizen has been indicted for stealing nearly 1% of the entire Dash supply to date. A very interesting claim which warrants some explaining. The Major Dash Heist Explained Anonymous and privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies have attracted a …
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Bithumb Blames new Crypto Theft on “Insiders”

It would appear the cryptocurrency exchange industry is far from drama-free at this time. Although there are numerous companies operating without problems, the same cannot be said for Bithumb. Once South Korea’s largest exchange, it has now become a seemingly prone target for hackers and criminals. The company confirmed a new heist which will spark some very juice mainstream media headlines. Bithumb Faces Even More Crypto Losses This entire incident …
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The Recent $7.7m EOS Theft can Make the Ecosystem Better

In the cryptocurrency world, stealing funds is nothing new under the sun whatsoever. While most of these thefts involve hacking exchanges or scamming users, it seems the recent $7.7m worth of EOS theft is a bit different. An internal mishap involving the 21 block producers has caused a very unfortunate incident to materialize. The $7.7m EOS Theft Explained A few days ago, the EOS community was made aware of an …
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Researchers Claim $1.2B Worth of Crypto Has Been Stolen Since 2017

Cryptocurrency has been a prime target for criminals for quite some time now. This trend has only intensified over the past few years. A new study by the Anti-Phishing Working Group claims that close to $1.2 billion worth of cryptocurrencies have been stolen since early 2017. It’s a very worrisome number that warrants some clarification. Criminals are Crazy for Crypto It is no secret that criminals all over the world have been paying extra attention to …
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