"Cryptocurrency" Posts

Hacker Fleeces Crypto Market Maker Wintermute in $160 Million Heist of Digital Assets

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Wintermute, which trades some $5 billion daily across multiple crypto venues, is the latest victim in a series of lifts recently.

U.S. Law Enforcement, Chainalysis Collaborate to Recover $30 million in Stolen Cryptocurrency

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North Korea-linked cyber syndicates have stolen approximately $1 billion of cryptocurrency this year, but the U.S. recovered $30 billion.

Blockchain Hacking Dangers, Security Risks Emerge

Cyber crooks are eyeing blockchain implementations with traditional tactics such as social engineering, malware, and ransomware but also tapping newer tools including cryptojacking and mining, a new McAfee research report says.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 15 June 2018

Today’s MSSP and cybersecurity updates involve Blockchain and cryptocurrency security; Endgame & Expel partner on managed detection and response; ConnectWise & Datto conferences; Kaspersky Lab, McAfee research, OneLogin, ShoCard, Sysdig, Tufin and more.

$30 Billion Erased from Cryptocurrency Value in South Korean Exchange Heist

Cyber gangsters have stolen about 30 percent of the virtual currency of a below-the-radar South Korean exchange.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 29 May 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Canadian bank breaches, DDoS attacker convicted, DHS cyber guidance, Verint Systems pursues NSO Group and more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 16 March 2018

MSSP & Cybersecurity news updates involving Chrome Enterprise, Cisco Meraki, Citrix Systems, Compuquip Cybersecurity, Cryptocurrency, IBM MaaS360, ManageEngine, OneLogin & more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 14 March 2018

MSSP & cybersecurity news involving AMD, BluVector, Bugcrowd, Cisco Meraki, Compuquip, CTS Labs, Equinix, Exabeam, GuardiCore, Kaspersky Lab, Microsoft Patch Tuesday, PlugX, SOCSoter, Solebit, TSC Advantage & Verint Systems.

Cryptocurrency Hacks: Coincheck Vows Repayments, Binance Offers Bounties

Coincheck vows to repay cryptocurrency heist victims, while Binance creates bounty fund for information leading to the arrest of the hackers who attempted to crack the platform.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 12 March 2018

MSSP & Cybersecurity morning news updates involving Avaya, Binance, Coincheck, Cryptocurrency Security, Kaspersky Lab, Micro Focus, Netlab, Post-Quantum & an Applebee’s breach.