Tag: cryptocurrency hack

  • Bitcoin

    Is South Korean Exchange Hack Responsible for Bitcoin Price Plunge?

    Bitcoin price plunge over the weekend is generally being linked to another cryptocurrency exchange hack in South Korea. This time it was a smaller exchange called Coinrail that was breached by blackhats who made off with over $40 million in altcoins which may have caused the massive sell-off...

    John McMahon | June 11, 2018 | 6:12 am
  • Crypto

    Well Known ICO Investor Ian Ballina Hacked, Millions Worth of Cryptocurrency Lost

    Ian Balina, a famous cryptocurrency evangelist and millionaire investor, has been hacked. A compromised college email account may have been at the origin of the hack, according to Balina, who has asked the community for help to catch the perpetrator. Cryptocurrency Evangelist Allegedly Hacked Via Compromised Email Account Ian...

    Ricardo Esteves | April 16, 2018 | 1:02 pm
  • security

    Japan’s FSA Raids Coincheck Offices Following $500 Million Hack

    Coincheck’s offices were raided by Japan’s Financial Services Agency a week after a $500 Million dollar hack took place against the Cryptocurrency exchange, files and computers were seized as evidence. “The inspection was conducted to ensure security for users,” Finance Minister Taro Aso said. Largest Cryptocurrency Heist Since...

    John McMahon | February 2, 2018 | 5:17 am
  • Uncategorized

    Crypto Exchange Cryptsy Trolled by User; Accused of Stealing

    A random user on Reddit recently accused cryptocurrency trading platform Cryptsy of stealing his funds. “I made an account on cryptsy last year after getting some Dogecoin and traded it for BTC,” CRYPTONUMISMATIST narrated. “It wasn’t a huge amount of money and I had created a unique login/password...

    Gola Yashu | March 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm

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