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Reuben Jackson

Security: 5 Biggest Cryptocurrency Heists in History

As the popularity of cryptocurrencies continues to soar, so does the number of hackers targeting exchanges. In 2017, crypto exchanges reported losing approximately $266 million as

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Chris Merriman

The John McAfee, Bitfi and Hackers Saga Continues

BLOCKCHAIN Man In Black John McAfee has hit back at people claiming to have ‘hacked’ his new baby cryptocurrency wallet Bitfi. In a typically bombastic tweet, he retorted to

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Aziz Abdel-Qader

Bancor hacked, $12 Million reportedly lost

Bancor, a Switzerland-based exchange that provides an automated conversion mechanism for blockchain tokens, shut down Monday morning due to a “security breach”. Before it announced

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LEE HO-JEONG

Understanding Cryptocurrency Hacks

Coinrail, the seventh-largest cryptocurrency exchange in Korea, was hacked last week. The hackers made off with around 3.6 billion coins worth around 40 billion won

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Jon Russell

Coinrail Hacked: $40M in tokens are stolen

Another day, another crypto hack. This time it’s Korea, the crypto-mad Asian country, where an exchange called Coinrail lost more than $40 million in altcoins, ICO-issued tokens

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Rafia Shaikh

Bitfinex suffered another DDoS Attack

Bitfinex, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, was temporarily down earlier this morning after suffering a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack. “Bitfinex is currently

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Daniel Goldman

The Verge Hack, Explained

Time Warps, Mining Exploits, Denial of Service, and More! Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are keen on telling ordinary civilians how safe and secure the Blockchain protocols powering

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