Skycoin Freezes Funds After Staff ‘Take CEO Hostage’ And Steal 18 BTC

Wilma Woo · June 19, 2018 · 10:00 am Allegations of criminal activity continue at Skycoin as executives freeze funds to contain fallout from a theft by the coin’s own marketing team. 18 BTC, Skycoins Stolen In ‘Burglarization’ Skycoin, which describes itself as “the most advanced blockchain platform in the world,” saw massive sell-offs this […]

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Iceland’s Crypto Mining Theft Mastermind Rearrested after ‘Daring’ Prison Escape

Nikita Blows · April 24, 2018 · 3:00 pm The alleged organizer of a string of computer thefts in Iceland has been arrested in Amsterdam after going on the run from an Icelandic prison. The computers in question were used for cryptocurrency mining operations. Escaping from prison tends to conjure up images of blueprints tattooed […]

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Pay Up or Else! Indiana Hospital Latest Victim of Ransomware Attack

Jeff Francis · January 14, 2018 · 7:15 am Hancock Regional Hospital in Indiana is the latest victim of a ransomware attack by hackers who are demanding a payment in bitcoins. Technology is definitely a two-edged blade. The lightning-fast speed offered by the internet allows for people to connect instantly with each other from all […]

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