The contributor to Bitcoin.org is worried that these binaries might be targeted: "If an attacker could intercept and secretly modify the files, it could compromise users who unwittingly insta... Read More
Countering the increasing use of ransomware — malware that attacks computers and networks and encrypts files, which criminals then demand payment in order to decrypt — may require action agains... Read More
It's a huge hack — the second-largest ever successful confirmed attack on a bitcoin exchange. Back in 2014, MtGox, then the largest exchange, collapsed after $460 million in bitcoin was stole... Read More
The Register reports that researchers have been able to track
payments online that were sent using the virtual currency
Cloudmark analyst Toshiro Nishimura looked into bitcoin ... Read More
UK-based Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has been forced to suspend
operations after hackers broke into its servers and
made away with £3.4 million worth of Bitcoin, TechCrunch
Thi... Read More
Banks Buy Stakes in Blockchain Startup SETL
Financial services group Citi has bought a stake in blockchain startup SETL.
The move, announced today, comes less than three weeks after the French banking institution Credit Agricole also became
Long Blockchain Is At Risk for Exchange Removal Again
Long Blockchain, the beverage company-turned-crypto-firm, is facing a delisting from the Nasdaq stock exchange, public records show.
The reason lies in Long Blockchain's sliding stock price, which
Bitcoin thieves threaten real violence for virtual currencies
The currency they were after was virtual, but the guns they carried were anything but. In the beach resort of Phuket, Thailand, last month, the assailants pushed their victim, a young Russian man,
Lithuania's Central Bank Probes 100 Million Euro ICO
Lithuania's central bank announced last week that it is probing a domestic initial coin offering (ICO) after determining that the token offered counts as a security.
In a Feb. 15 statement, the Lie