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A prolific hacker who has stolen hundreds of millions of user records from a variety of websites has struck again. The Coinmania cryptocurrency exchange said it was one of the victims of the latest hack of user information. According to a recent Reddit post, Coinmama officials learned that about 450,000 emails and hashed passwords were stolen after a breach. Initial suspicion is that no other parts of the Coinmama system were compromised due to the “dated nature of the published data.” A post on Coinmama’s website said the passwords and emails were posted onto a dark web registry. Information, according to Coinmama, pertained to users who registered up until August 5th, 2017. The individual behind the hack has gained notoriety due to the scope and breadth of stolen user records they have managed to acquire. They previously stole and put 620 million user records for sale after managing to steal the information from 16 different companies. Reporting from Zdnet said the hacker
ElaadNL, a Dutch tech company has revealed the PoC for a new smart grid that self-balances and rewards Smart vehicles with IOTA tokens on February 14, 2019. A Smart Solution While blockchain technology is known to consume a lot of energy in the process of creating cryptocurrencies, it is now being used to distribute andRead MoreRead More. The post by Tokoni Uti appeared first on BTCManager, Bitcoin, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News
Jimmy Song, a well-known Bitcoin developer and entrepreneur, did a live stream a few days ago explaining why he considered Bitcoin SV, the Bitcoin Cash fork promoted by Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre, to be…
What? Bitcoin Could Hit $1,165 Before $10,000 Financial Survivalism, a Bitcoin proponent and self-proclaimed “financial revolution prepper,” recently remarked that from his point of view, BTC could fall to $1,165 in the near future, citing…
Over $1 billion was added to the collective market cap, yet the market was a mix of green and red. Ethereum [ETH], the top-altcoin, has managed to hold its own, edge up the US dollar, mildly albeit, and increase its lead over XRP by over $440 million. Ethereum has edged up the US dollar by […]
Chinese blockchain platform NEO will open offices in Seattle, which will be headed by an ex-Microsoft executive.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced a preliminary injunction granted against Blockvest LLC for unlicensed security offer. This The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced a preliminary injunction granted against Blockvest LLC for unlicensed security offer.
The government-owned post office in Liechtenstein has begun offering a cryptocurrency exchange service. Initially, the post office in the capital city of Vaduz will sell BTC, with four more cryptocurrencies planned. The service is in partnership with Zug-based Värdex Suisse, the operator of “the largest crypto ATM network in Switzerland.”
Gerald Cotten, founder of crypto exchange QuadrigaCX, purportedly stored paper copies of the exchange’s keys in a safety deposit box.
The cybersecurity agenda remains one of the main concerns that prevent financial institutions and users in general from adopting cryptocurrencies as a viable option for making transactions and saving money with the confidence of knowing…
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait [ABK] announced its partnership with Ripple on Thursday in order to enable instant cross-border payments for its customers in and out of Kuwait, reported Arabian Business. As they announced this partnership, ABK claimed to be one of the few financial institutions in Kuwait to reduce transaction times from days to […]
Clem Chambers claims that you shouldn’t listen to the crypto critics, as Bitcoin (BTC) “really is money,” not purely a speculative asset.