cybercrime Tag

A report from Group-IB shows 14 cyberattacks on cryptocurrency exchanges resulted in a loss of $882 million between January 2017 and September 2018. Five attacks have been linked to North Korean hackers from the Lazarus state-sponsored group on four...

  A new report from cybersecurity firm CipherTrace says cryptocurrency thefts have reached nearly $1 billion so far in 2018. $927 million has been stolen by the end of September 2018, the company says, an increase of 250% over...

At the same time the New York State Attorney General issued a 42-page report with concerns about cryptocurrency exchange security and investor protection, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif was hacked for $59.7 million earlier this week. The loss was...

  Thefts from cryptocurrency exchanges tripled in the first six months of 2018 compared with all of 2017 according to a new report from cybersecurity firm CipherTrace. The report shows that more than $761 million was stolen from digital...

  According to the cybercrime consortium Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), more than $1.2 billion currency was stolen in 2017.  APWG’s Q4 report, released last week, showed 60,926 phishing websites were reported in December 2017 compared with November (54,322) and...

  [caption id="attachment_6018" align="alignright" width="254"] Cybercriminal mastermind arrested in Alicante, Spain[/caption] In a coordinated sting, Spanish police, Europol and the FBI arrested a notorious Ukrainian hacker behind $1.2 billion (€1 billion) of ATM and bank scams across Europe and...

  Shades of The Bourne Identity. For more than six months, Cisco’s Talos Intelligence group tracked a notorious Ukrainian cybercrime group called Coinhoarder.   The group has stolen more than $50 million in cryptocurrency from users of digital wallets such...