The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret

The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret

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This week’s major bitcoin bug was even worse than developers led on – it could have been used to effectively print more bitcoin.

India Small Town Layman Falls For A Conman: First MLM, Then Wallet Theft

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The growing incidence of bitcoin multi-level marketing (MLM) scams in countries like India is a two-pronged wake-up call. First, has a small town investor become more gullible than ever? Second, and more scary, is bitcoin – with all its complexity and novelty mixed with explosive growth – making it easy for vampires to confuse newborns?…

Bitcoin ATMs Targeted by Malware for Sale in Underground Markets

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Malware aimed at Bitcoin ATMs is being sold in underground markets, according to Trend Micro security researchers. For $25,000, malware exploiting a service vulnerability allows users to nab bitcoin price equivalent in euros, USD, or British pounds. Also read: Bitcoin’s Hopeful Numbers: 70% Familiar in the United States For $25,000, Bitcoin ATM Malware is Available…

Bitcoin Cold Storage in DNA

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Savvy Bitcoiners know: whoever controls keys and passphrases, controls the coins. As cryptocurrency becomes part of everyday life and investment, enthusiasts are increasingly searching for unique, secure ways to store access to their digital assets. Enter Carverr, the startup claiming to keep passwords and keys in a microtube of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). It’s just so…

30% of UK Firms Hit by Crypto Mining Malware in a Month: Survey

30% of UK Firms Hit by Crypto Mining Malware in a Month: Survey

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Almost a third of U.K. businesses said they had been hit by cryptocurrency mining malware within the previous month, according to new research.

Telegram Tech Promised In ICO Vulnerable to Attack, Researchers Say

Telegram Tech Promised In ICO Vulnerable to Attack, Researchers Say

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Telegram has put out its first app since its ICO, but that identity play has security researchers reeling.

Google Yanked MetaMask From the Chrome Store, Left a Phishing Scam Up

Google Yanked MetaMask From the Chrome Store, Left a Phishing Scam Up

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Scams are an epidemic in the crypto space, and clumsy actions by big tech companies can open up the opportunities, as MetaMask learned recently.

The Pirate Bay Is Again Using Users’ CPUs to Mine XMR

The Pirate Bay Is Again Using Users’ CPUs to Mine XMR

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The Pirate Bay is again taking over its users’ CPUs in order to mine the Monero (XMR) cryptocurrency to generate additional revenue. Unlike previous times, the site now displays a notification on the matter for users to know what is going on with their systems. Also Read: The Daily: Bitmain Valued at $12 Billion, New…