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Bitcoin Ransomware Attacks: News & Protection

14 Apr 2021 5 minute read 6 comments MintDice.com

When the government, especially the US government, discusses the crime associated with Bitcoin, they usually talk about terrorism and illegal substances. But the truth is, the greatest dangers from crime associated to Bitcoin have nothing to do with...

The Top Six Tips for Cryptocurrency Security

20 Mar 2021 4 minute read 3 comments Austin Reihl

One of the most advantageous aspects of using cryptocurrency is the level of security afforded to users. However, we have all seen the countless amount of reports – horror stories, where investors and traders lose the entirety of their crypto portfol...

Top Ten CryptoScams Exposed: Empowr Marketplace, BitConnect, and USI Tech

27 Feb 2020 26 minute read 16 comments bettercallpaul

Top Ten CryptoScams Exposed (1-3) Empowr, BitConnect, and USI Tech(Updated) An Almost-Weekly Newsletter Featuring a Spotlight on Past, Current, and Suspected Top Ten Cryptocurrency and Blockchain-based Scams by W. Paul Alexander  for The Blog on Pub...

$1.4 billion already stolen in 2020

3 Jun 2020 2 minute read 15 comments McAlex7

It is not a surprise for anyone : a lot of cryptocurrency is being stolen throughout the whole year. It has been since Bitcoin's creation in 2009 that these thefts in all kind are raging, even if a lot of cyber security societies are trying everyday...

WhatsApp Still Needs to Prove it is Trustworthy

17 Jan 2021 1 minute read 19 comments Matthew Rosenquist

In the aftermath of WhatsApp’s privacy notification to users, that they will again be sharing data with Facebook, there is still a lack of clarity.  I see a lot of statements from WhatsApp and general chatter regarding what data they will NOT be sha...

Crypto Security: Meltdown & Spectre Attack Exploits

26 Sep 2020 6 minute read 2 comments MintDice.com

With computational systems in the evolving information era, we run a constant cat and mouse game between security researchers attempting to create secure and robust systems against hackers, governments and other prying eyes. This is a nonstop ideolog...

Exposing CryptoScams, Part One

9 Feb 2020 8 minute read 14 comments bettercallpaul

Exposing CryptoScams, Part One A Weekly Series Examining ScamCoin Projects and Their Effects on The Rest of the Blockchain Experience By  W. Paul Alexander  for Better Call Paul Blog **** Published Originally on Publish0x on Jan 11, 2020 by WPA and r...

EBI Recovery Reduces Cybercrime by 70%

1 Oct 2020 8 minute read 17 comments Energi

Our Energi Bureau of Investigations (EBI) has exciting news! Since the implementation of our EBI recovery tool and the safety mechanism for exchange deposits, we’ve realized a 70% reduction in cybercrime! Cybersecurity has been at the heart of Energ...

Energi (NRG) Crypto's Defense Department Refunds Stolen Coins

9 Jun 2020 2 minute read 11 comments BlockchainAuthor

844,000 U.S. Dollars Return to the Energi Ecosystem Centralized exchanges are some of the most untrustworthy components of the blockchain space. From fractional reserves to test deposits gone missing, there’s something to be said about maintaining po...

Worried About Your Crypto Wallet Security? Try Out These Tricks

17 Mar 2020 4 minute read 2 comments MintDice.com

Since the time cryptocurrencies have made its way into the public domain, despite criticisms, it has significantly undergone growth in 2017, 2018. It transitioned from being an academic idea to digital reality with the inception of Bitcoin around 200...