A cybersecurity CEO says the problem of ransomware is now so bad
that banks are buying cryptocurrency so that they're ready to pay
off criminals if their files are held to ransom.
"In th... 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
The company monitored cybersecurity threats for just over a year to see which parts of Europe had the most attacks. It found that... Read More
Other bitcoin wallets in the emails suggest the hacker had
collected at least $140,000. The hacker had tried to extort
several manufacturing and construction firms in the United
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Once a victim has their files encrypted, a text file tells them who to contact. It's the boss, who says he'll give the decryption key if the victim sends Bitcoin payment. Some pay, others d... Read More
GoldMint to Launch ICO with Early Bird Bonuses
The GoldMint company (the innovator behind the stable GOLD token and Custody Bot) has published its plans for its greatly anticipated ICO. The ICO will launch on September 20, beginning with the sale
The Newest Version of the Opendime Bitcoin Wallet Is Out
Coinkite is launching a new version of its Opendime bitcoin hardware wallet.
The third iteration of the popular USB stick wallet, the latest model will feature a range of changes on the hardware fr
Crypto Bloodbath: Bitcoin Back to $3,950 After Dipping Below $3,800
Since achieving a new all-time high above $4,500, bitcoin price has recorded four minor corrections. Earlier today, on August 22, bitcoin price fell to $3,800 as the market and investors started to fe
Bitcoin Cash: Chinese ‘Big 3’ Exchanges Huobi & OKCoin Launch Trading
Two of China’s ‘big three’ cryptocurrency trading platforms are now officially supporting Bitcoin Cash (BCC) after launching trading today.
In official announcements today, Huobi and OKCoin began s