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Facebook sues software engineer for cloaking deceptive ads (zdnet.com) 04/09/2020 - 8:43am
The firm, LeadCloak, allegedly helped promote websites running scams related to COVID-19, cryptocurrency, pharmaceuticals, diet pills, and fake news pages. The suit against LeadCloak's founder, Basant ...
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Bisq Bitcoin exchange slams on the breaks after exploit of critical security flaw, crypto theft - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 04/09/2020 - 7:21am
Bisq Bitcoin exchange slams on the breaks after exploit of critical security flaw, crypto theft ZDNet
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Bisq Bitcoin exchange slams on the brakes after exploit of critical security flaw, crypto theft (zdnet.com) 04/09/2020 - 12:21am
In a statement to the publication, Bisq said that 3 Bitcoin (BTC) and 4,000 in Monero (XMR) were stolen through this method from at least seven victims, roughly equating to $250,000. CNET: Location ...
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Email provider got hacked, data of 600,000 users now sold on the dark web (zdnet.com) 04/06/2020 - 5:28pm
Following the failed extortion attempt, the hackers are now selling the company's data for an asking price that varies between 0.5 and 3 bitcoin ($3,500 and $22,000). The hackers claim to be in ...
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IBM names former Bank of America CTO as new head of Cloud business (zdnet.com) 04/06/2020 - 7:24am
"The fundamentals are already in place," he continued, arguing that IBM is already leading in cloud, AI, blockchain and quantum -- "all the tectonic forces shaping the future of technology." To ...
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Cyber criminals are trying a new trick to cash in on Zoom's popularity (zdnet.com) 04/06/2020 - 4:38am
Now researchers at Trend Micro have uncovered cyber criminals looking to exploit Zoom by bundling cryptocurrency mining malware inside a legitimate installer for the video conferencing software. "The ...
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Docker servers targeted by new Kinsing malware campaign (zdnet.com) 04/04/2020 - 4:15pm
The malware's primary purpose is to mine cryptocurrency on the hacked Docker instance, but it also comes with secondary functions. These include downloading and running a version of the ClamAV ...
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LimeRAT malware is being spread through VelvetSweatshop Excel encryption technique (zdnet.com) 04/01/2020 - 2:28am
LimeRAT is a simple Trojan designed for Windows machines. The malware is able to install backdoors on infected machines and encrypt files in the same way as typical ransomware strains, add PCs to ...
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A crypto-mining botnet has been hijacking MSSQL servers for almost two years (zdnet.com) 04/01/2020 - 2:00am
Since May 2018, a malware botnet has been launching brute-force attacks against Microsoft SQL (MSSQL) databases to take over admin accounts and then install cryptocurrency mining scripts on the ...
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Hacker hijacks Microsoft YouTube accounts to broadcast crypto Ponzi scam (zdnet.com) 03/30/2020 - 1:02pm
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Hacker hijacks Microsoft YouTube accounts to broadcast crypto Ponzi scam - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/30/2020 - 12:42pm
Hacker hijacks Microsoft YouTube accounts to broadcast crypto Ponzi scam ZDNet
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Hacker hijacks YouTube accounts to broadcast Bill Gates-themed crypto Ponzi scam - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/30/2020 - 12:42pm
Hacker hijacks YouTube accounts to broadcast Bill Gates-themed crypto Ponzi scam ZDNet
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The new digital world and the Holodeck (zdnet.com) 03/30/2020 - 5:19am
I first met John Kao when we both spoke at a higher education technology summit. We then collaborated to advise a blockchain startup CEO on the importance of data ownership and privacy. Kao was also a ...
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A network of 9 malicious bitcoin address QR code generators (zdnet.com) 03/27/2020 - 6:46pm
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Network of fake QR code generators will steal your Bitcoin - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/27/2020 - 5:09pm
Network of fake QR code generators will steal your Bitcoin ZDNet
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Network of fake QR code generators will steal your Bitcoin (zdnet.com) 03/27/2020 - 10:09am
These types of sites ask users to enter the ID of a Bitcoin transaction and promise to "accelerate" the transaction's approval process on the Bitcoin blockchain. The sites Denley found were requesting ...
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4G networks vulnerable to denial of service attacks, subscriber tracking (zdnet.com) 03/26/2020 - 2:00am
In 4G, the Diameter signaling protocol is used to authenticate and authorize messages. See also: This cryptocurrency miner uses unique, stealthy tactics to hide from prying eyes According to the ...
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D-Link and Linksys routers hacked to point users to coronavirus-themed malware (zdnet.com) 03/25/2020 - 5:45pm
Oski is a recent infostealer trojan sold on Russian-speaking dark web forums. The trojan's primary function is to steal account credentials from browsers and cryptowallet files to hijack ...
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COVID-19 pushes out go-live of ASX's blockchain-based CHESS replacement - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/24/2020 - 11:15pm
COVID-19 pushes out go-live of ASX's blockchain-based CHESS replacement ZDNet
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COVID-19 pushes out go-live of ASX's blockchain-based CHESS replacement (zdnet.com) 03/24/2020 - 4:15pm
The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has been building the world's first actual industrial-scale blockchain use case-- a new post-trade solution to replace its legacy Clearing House Electronic ...
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Cryptocurrency mining PC army joins coronavirus research project - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/20/2020 - 9:01am
Cryptocurrency mining PC army joins coronavirus research project ZDNet
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Cryptocurrency mining PC army joins coronavirus research project (zdnet.com) 03/20/2020 - 2:01am
Thousands of cryptocurrency mining rigs have been hauled out of Ethereum (ETH) mining pools to provide computational power to a coronavirus research project. As COVID-19 continues to spread, ...
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This cryptocurrency miner uses unique, stealthy tactics to hide from prying eyes - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/19/2020 - 6:55am
This cryptocurrency miner uses unique, stealthy tactics to hide from prying eyes ZDNet
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2gether unveils how women are spending digital currencies (zdnet.com) 03/19/2020 - 12:20am
Only one percent of female digital currency users are IT engineers, developers, or scientists. According to the survey results, 20% of spending with the 2gether prepaid Visa card is crypto from either ...
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This cryptocurrency miner uses unique, stealthy tactics to hide from prying eyes (zdnet.com) 03/18/2020 - 11:55pm
Researchers have uncovered new obfuscation techniques they have described as "unique" in an active cryptocurrency mining botnet. On Thursday, cybersecurity firm ESET said the discovery was made ...
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Why are governments so vulnerable to ransomware attacks? (zdnet.com) 03/11/2020 - 1:30am
Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS), and the option to use cryptocurrency for blackmail payments -- has opened up new avenues for exploit. "A few decades ago, there may have been a few computers in the ...
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This ransomware campaign has just returned with a new trick (zdnet.com) 03/10/2020 - 2:29am
Once files are encrypted the victim is presented with a ransom demand – to be paid in cryptocurrency – in exchange for return to access to the network. In an effort to further understand the attack, ...
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How poor IoT security is allowing this 12-year-old malware to make a comeback (zdnet.com) 03/10/2020 - 12:07am
SEE: Raccoon malware targets massive range of browsers to steal your data and cryptocurrency It ultimately means that if attackers do somehow gain access to the IoT device from outside, they won't be ...
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How SeafoodChain uses blockchain tech to provide transparency for seafood products - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/09/2020 - 9:29am
How SeafoodChain uses blockchain tech to provide transparency for seafood products ZDNet
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How SeafoodChain uses blockchain tech to provide transparency for seafood products (zdnet.com) 03/09/2020 - 2:29am
On Feb. 4, 2020, it will be a big day for many Bitcoin SV investors. But there are many who believe that one version of Bitcoin is a sham. So, you have invested wisely and now have lots of BitcoinSV ...
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Ransomware: These sophisticated attacks are delivering ‘devastating’ payloads, warns Microsoft (zdnet.com) 03/05/2020 - 10:22pm
They've historically hacked machines to install cryptocurrency miners and send spam, but recently started deploying Wadhrama ransomware on corporate networks in "smash and grab" attacks with ransom ...
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India's highest court overturns cryptocurrency trading ban (zdnet.com) 03/04/2020 - 4:25pm
India's Supreme Court has overturned an almost two-year ban on cryptocurrency trading that was enforced by the country's central bank. The ban, imposed by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in April 2018 ...
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Malicious Chrome extension caught stealing Ledger wallet recovery seeds (zdnet.com) 03/04/2020 - 1:26pm
A malicious Chrome extension is targeting owners of Ledger cryptocurrency wallets, Harry Denley, Director of Security at the MyCrypto platform, discovered today. Ledger wallets are small hardware ...
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US Treasury sanctions two Chinese nationals for laundering cryptocurrency for North Korean hackers - ZDNet (zdnet.com) 03/02/2020 - 3:48pm
US Treasury sanctions two Chinese nationals for laundering cryptocurrency for North Korean hackers ZDNet
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Leidos Australia scores AU$16m BoM data management contract (zdnet.com) 03/02/2020 - 10:13am
The BoM CEO and director of meteorology Dr Andrew Johnson also confirmed during Senate Estimates in May 2018 that the bureau had suspended a third-party for serving up "fake news" advertising material ...
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US Treasury sanctions two Chinese nationals for laundering cryptocurrency for North Korean hackers (zdnet.com) 03/02/2020 - 7:48am
Read More The US Treasury Department imposed sanctions today on two Chinese nationals on accusations of helping North Korean hackers launder cryptocurrency stolen during hacks of two cryptocurrency ...
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