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EC-Council Free Online Event for Cybersecurity Skills Development

13 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

EC-Council is announcing the #TheNextBigThingInCyber skills development in a free online event on Sept 16th 9:30am EST.  EC-Council's CEO, Jay Bavisi will discuss what it means to Humanize firewalls, build a new era of ethical hackers, empower cyber...

Hackers attacked Tor users to steal bitcoins

12 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danyakot

An unknown hacker group used the Tor network to attack users of cryptocurrency sites. This is reported by the security researcher Nusenu. Attackers took control of a significant share of the output nodes of the Tor network — by may 2020, they control...

Hackers broke into Canon's servers and demanded a ransom in cryptocurrency

6 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danyakot

Criminals have encrypted data, photographs and other important documents of the users of the Corporation. Hackers threaten to publish information to the network if the money is not paid within a week. Canon Corporation was attacked by hackers belongi...

DeFi-platform Opyn lost $371 000 as a result of hacking

5 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danyakot

Hackers withdrew about $371,000 of user funds from the Opyn DeFi platform, exploiting a vulnerability in the otokens project's internal оtoken. Hackers carried out a double-spending attack on Ethereum put options, gaining access to the collateral of...

PSA: Don't Be Like This Person! How to Secure Your Crypto!

4 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments cryptoforcanadians

I'm keeping this post short as it's more of a public service announcement. I recently came across a post on Reddit about how someone had lost 1.6 BTC. After learning about how the person had lost the BTC, I immediately knew that I had to write a post...

ALERT DANGER HACK CRYPTO after LEDGER HACK on their website - BE CAREFUL - INSTALL BRAVE

30 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Digital Asset Thinker - Digital Economy

Good day everyone, This is a very important message : BE VERY CAREFUL : The French company Ledger has been hacked. This well-know company sells LEDGER KEYS where you store your private keys of your cryptos. The website has been hacked and millions of...

Chain analysis: 900,000 bitcoins linked to illegal activity

30 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danyakot

The service for tracking transactions on the blockchain reported that almost $10 billion in cryptocurrency is stored on the wallets of criminals who steal digital money or use it to sell other people's personal data and prohibited substances The numb...

Twitter hackers employing ‘peel chains’ to launder the Bitcoin bounty

23 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

They have been using the technique to move the laundered BTC to Peer-to-Peer (P2P) and Gambling Platforms More details have now emerged on the Cybersecurity incident that happened last week when social media giant Twitter saw Bitcoin (BTC) scammers h...

Social engineering attacks via social media: How to spot them and how to protect yourself

22 Jul 2020 6 minute read 5 comments X-51

Anybody who has been on Facebook for more than a month (possibly other social media too, but this is where I see them) has probably seen one of these things going around - a quiz asking you to list out some random details about your favourite colour,...

Canada's largest bitcoin exchange was accused of falsifying 90% of trading volumes

21 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danyakot

The Ontario securities Commission (OSC) has accused Canada's leading cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare of illegally inflating trading volumes by almost 600,000 BTC. According to the regulator, in the period from July 17, 2018 to December 4, 2019, 90...