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Bitfinex Offers $400M Reward For Info on 120k BTC Stolen in 2016; Hackers Can Collect Too

On August 2, 2016, Bitfinex experienced one of the biggest crypto heists of all time, as hackers exploited the system,…

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US Travel Firm Pays 414 Bitcoin worth $4.5 million to Hackers

US travel management company CWT paid 414 Bitcoin, worth $4.5 million, to hackers who stole sensitive corporate files and reportedly…

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Ethereum Developer Challenges Hackers to Break ETH2 Testnets; Collect $10k Reward

Danny Ryan, one of the core developers of the Ethereum developer community, has challenged white hat hackers to hack into…

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Security: Bitcoin Holders Under Attack From 700+ Malicious Ruby Developer Libraries

The cryptocurrency industry remains the primary target for cybercriminals and hackers as these bad actors continuously look for techniques to…

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Users of Ledger, Trezor, MEW, and Others at Risk as Fake Chrome Extensions Flood Webstore

Cryptocurrency users are once again at the risk of losing their funds to hackers as the cases of malicious browser…

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Bitcoin Users Lost $45,000 to Fake BTC QR Code Generators in One Month

Since the inception of cryptocurrencies, hackers have devised several methods to steal tokens from unsuspecting investors and traders. The latest…

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Increased Safeguards Is Needed For Crypto Growth As Nearly $10B Has Been Stolen: KPMG

Almost $10 Billion in Crypto Stolen by Hackers Since 2017 KPMG says the crypto market needs to improve security when…

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Bot Traffic Attackers Now Demand $5K in BTC From Google Adsense Account Owners

In what could be described as taking things to the extreme, hackers have reportedly devised a new technique to extort…

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Bring it on! Hack This Bitcoin Wallet And Win $250,000, GK8 Dares Hackers

Hackers are some of the notorious players in the cryptocurrency space as they continue to torment and steal from industry…

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Study: Over $11 Billion Worth of Cryptos Lost to Exchange Hacks in The Last Decade

Indeed, cryptocurrency exchanges and custodians are the primary targets of hackers in the crypto industry. The reason for that is…

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