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Crypto Trading Platform Liquid Hacked; Customer Data May Have Been Compromised

It’s happened again, folks. Another cryptocurrency exchange has confirmed a hack. This time, the alleged victim is the trading platform Liquid, which said in a statement that it’s still investing the specifics of the attack including how much was potentially compromised and who might be responsible.Liquid Is the Latest Subject of a CyberattackIn a blog post, the company’s man in charge Mike Kayamori mentioned what occurred:“On the 13th of November 2020, a domain name hosting provider that...

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NULS Loses Two Million Tokens to Cyberthieves

It’s happened again, folks. Another blockchain was ransacked by hackers who have made off with quite a bit of digital money. This time around, the victim is NULS, a token that’s reporting losses of nearly $500,000 at press time due to the hacker activity.NULS: Another Target of ThievesThe NULS team took to Twitter to tell enthusiasts and traders about the trouble they were facing. It appears as many as two million tokens were stolen, which at the time of writing, amount to roughly $480,000....

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Tor Browser Plays Host to BTC-Stealing Malware

If there’s one thing bitcoin enthusiasts are having a hard time avoiding, its crypto scams and thefts. From Mt. Gox to Coincheck, thefts can ring through the industry like the bells of Notre Dame, and sometimes, they can lead to harsh consequences for the crypto and blockchain space. The latest scam is coming by way of the Tor Browser, which is being monitored by criminals as a means of stealing unsuspecting persons’ bitcoins.Tor Browser Is Home to Some Malicious ActorsThus far, the amounts...

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Jerez de la Frontera Under Attack by BTC Cyber Thief

As we have seen in the crypto world, nobody is safe from crypto-based ransomware, and in the case of one Spanish city – Jerez de la Frontera – that lesson is being learned all over again.Jerez Under FireA hacker has apparently taken an entire city hostage. The computer network of Jerez de la Frontera has been locked up by a malicious actor who is demanding bitcoins in exchange for loosening his or her hold on the system. The attack first began on Tuesday night with what were deemed small...

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