Monday, 16 April 2018

Indian Bitcoin Exchange Coinsecure Claims $3.5 Million Lost in Insider Hack

The digital currency venue suspended operations on Friday while it investigates the breach, saying it was working with Delhi Police's Cyber Cell. However, Delhi-based Coinsecure confirmed that its system wasn't hacked or compromised.

Link: Finance Magnates

What's the Worst that Could Happen to your Enterprise's IoT Devices?

Imagine having a phone call near an Amazon Echo about proprietary data and someone else taking notes.

Link: Solutions Review

Is your Bitcoin Safe? Here are 5 Biggest Cryptocurrency Thefts in the Past Year

An Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail said on February 11 that around $195 million worth of cryptocurrency Nano was lost due to an online hack.

Link: Business Today

Two More Cryptocurrency Exchanges Shut Down in Coincheck Hack-Wake

Even though the whole concept when cryptocurrencies were initially made was that they would be free of regulatory control by authoritative bodies, but with events like the Coincheck hack have made it clear that regulation is going to be necessary.

Link: Crypto Daily

Germany Blames Russia for Defence Ministry Cyber Attack

The German government has pointed the finger of blame at Russia for launching a cyber attack on its foreign ministry, which was uncovered in December.


12-year-old "Cyber Ninja" Shows How a Hacker's Poison can Spread

He says that the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connections that we use almost every day are extremely vulnerable to hacking.

Link: CBS News

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