US$930 Million in Crypto Stolen in First 3 Quarters, Report Says

Cryptocurrency theft has reached a staggering near US$ 930 million so far this year, a report from CipherTrace Cryptocurrency Intelligence has revealed. The report claims that while cryptocurrency theft from exchanges and platform layers continue posing problems, it is at a “slightly evolved form” from the firm’s Q2 report. CipherTrace said in its Q2 report, […]

Zaif Exchange Hack: 6,000 Bitcoin Stolen but BTC Price Remains Steady

Are we becoming so used to hacks in the cryptocurrency sphere, that we no longer panic when they happen? It might seem so, considering Bitcoin’s price remains pretty-much unchanged despite a Zaif exchange hack last night. Japan’s Zaif Exchange Hack The cryptocurrency market took another hit last night when the Zaif exchange hack was announced. […]

EOS Hacks: EOS Gambling Platforms Taken Advantage Of! $250,000 Stolen

Two EOS gambling platforms have been hacked in the last week. An amount totaling $ 250,000 USD. In the same week, another platform, EOSBet, paid out $ 600,000 to one user in a claimed ‘jack-pot,’ though some aren’t so sure. What’s going on? What’s with the EOS hacks? EOS Hacks The EOS smart contracts appear to […]

Another Hack! Bancor Exchange has $23.5 M Stolen

Bancor hack: On Monday, the cryptocurrency world saw another hack. Crypto exchange Bancor — an Israel-Switzerland company — had $ 23.5 million worth of three different cryptocurrencies stolen. Its services include a wallet with a built-in exchange service and according to Bancor, no wallets were compromised but “a wallet used to upgrade some smart contracts was.” The breakdown […]