Report Claims Coinbase Selling User Geolocation Data to ICE

Tech Inquiry’s Jack Paulson has shared startling details about a 3-year contract between the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and crypto exchange Coinbase in its report. According to the…

NFT Marketplace OpenSea Suffers Data Breach- Users’ Email IDs Leaked

In a blog post published Wednesday, OpenSea said the issue was caused by an employee of Customer.io, which is OpenSea’s email delivery vendor. OpenSea is a popular NFT marketplace that is…

Scammer Who Used Info of Riot Games’ Co-Founder to Mine Crypto is Jailed

The Singaporean identity fraud scammer also tricked Google and Amazon Web Services (AWS) into providing $5.4 million worth of cloud computing services by using the personal details of the co-founder…

Hackers Exploit Harmony’s Horizon Blockchain Bridge to Steal $100 Million

The main bridge of layer-1 blockchain between Binance Chain, Ethereum, and Bitcoin was exploited, but the BTC bridge isn’t impacted. Harmony’s Horizon Bridge is the latest to be hacked. According…

Scams and cryptocurrency can go hand in hand – here’s how they work and what to watch out for

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Image: The anonymous nature of cryptocurrency transactions is ideal for con artists. seksan Mongkhonkhamsao/Moment via Getty Images Yaniv Hanoch, University of Southampton and Stacey Wood, Scripps…

New rules for crypto assets will protect consumers and innovators

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Aaron M. Lane, RMIT University If you spend any time among the cryptocurrency community you’ll come across the mantra “HODL”. Originally a typo for “hold” on…

Hackers Using Web3 Backdoor Wallets to Steal Seed Phrases from iOS/Android Users

A Chinese-speaking, technically skilled threat actor distributes backdoored applications to extract cash from victims in the newly discovered large-scale operation. Confiant security researchers have shared details of a large-scale operation…

FBI takes down dark web marketplace for U.S. citizen personal data

Written by Tonya Riley Jun 7, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The FBI on Tuesday seized an illicit marketplace that has made millions selling the personal data of roughly 24 million U.S.…

Senate report criticizes feds' approach to ransomware investigations

Written by Suzanne Smalley May 24, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A report that Democrats on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee issued on Tuesday asserts that ransomware attacks are…

Avoiding Risks by Using Secure Online Crypto Platform

Cryptocurrency theft has become a common issue in the online trading space, thus making most investors take a step back in their cryptocurrency ventures. While this trading venture continues to…