Tag: bitcoin

Cryptocurrency Marketplace Suffers Hack, $64 Million in Bitcoin Stolen

Cryptocurrency marketplace NiceHash has claimed that the contents of its bitcoin wallet was stolen in a security breach, with nearly $64 billion in bitcoins lost. Slovenia-based cryptocurrency mining...

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Cybercriminals Lock Hotel Guests Out of Room, Demand Ransom

The Romantik Seehotel Jaegerwirt, a luxury 4-starr hotel in Austria has revealed that it was the victim of a cyberattack which saw cybercriminals hack the hotel’s electronic key system, leaving...

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Hackers Steal $65 Million in Bitcoin From Hong Kong Exchange

Hong Kong-based Bitfinex, one of the world’s largest bitcoin exchanges has revealed that hackers stole about $65 million of the digital currency, resulting in the exchange now going offline...

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CryptoWall Surpassing Expectations: Victims Paying Up to $2000 to Get Files Back

You might have heard about the infamous ransomware CryptoLocker. It was something of a prototype for the current wave of ransomware. The premise of the malware is simple. Once it gets onto a victim...

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