Mark Karpeles Abandoning the Ship of the Damned

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 It has been four long years since MtGox, ran by the former CEO Mark Karpeles, filed for civil rehabilitation, and became bankrupt, because of large amounts of bitcoins disappearing. Now, after being arrested for almost a year, and released under bail, Mark Karpeles is trying to get MtGox into civil rehabilitation again. This four years long … Continue reading Mark Karpeles Abandoning the Ship of the Damned

Over 400,000 Crypto Jacking Attempts Was Blocked By Microsoft Just In One Day

  A Microsoft blog post, released on March 7, 2018, describes that more than 400,000 attempts to infect users with cryptocurrency mining malware over a span of 15 hours were blocked by Microsoft’s Windows Defender Antivirus. Based on the data from Windows Defender, on March 6, 2018, the antivirus began identifying advanced trojans, which are … Continue reading Over 400,000 Crypto Jacking Attempts Was Blocked By Microsoft Just In One Day

Coincheck Exchange Will Refund Hacked Users And Restart Its Services Next Week

Coincheck Exchange Will Refund Hacked Users And Restart Its Services Next Week

In an announcement, published on March 8th, 2018, Coincheck, a hacked Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, stated, that it will return seized funds to clients by the end of next week. In January of 2018, Coincheck lost $534 mln. in NEM tokens to hackers. According to a blog post from Cointelegraph Japan, Coincheck will not only pursue … Continue reading Coincheck Exchange Will Refund Hacked Users And Restart Its Services Next Week

Binance Placed $250,000 Bounty For Arresting Hackers

Binance Placed $250,000 Bounty For Arresting Hackers

In an announcement, published on March 11, 2018, The Binance cryptocurrency exchange offered a $250,000 bounty on the apprehension of the hackers who were involved in the March 7th incident. The announcement indicates that the first person to provide information about the hackers, which will result in legal imprisonment, in any jurisdiction, will receive the … Continue reading Binance Placed $250,000 Bounty For Arresting Hackers