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Elon Musk-themed cryptocurrency scam uses fake Medium as the promotion site

So Elon Musk is buying Twitter, and you can be sure that scammers are making the most of this news. As Elon Musk spends most of the week in the headlines, so pop up Elon Musk-themed scams—and it looks like they may be ramping up. We witnessed a flurry of replies from the man himself in response to someone making a comment. “Oh. Wait a minute&
Publish At:2022-04-27 21:04 | Read:1689 | Comments:0 | Tags:Crypto Scams bitcoin BitCoin Scam btc DOGE Dogecoin elon mus

Bitcoin scammer who hacked celeb Twitter accounts gets 3 years

byPaul DucklinRemember when a whole bunch of celebs and top brands apparently went crazy tweeting about Bitcoin?It happened in July 2020, when many prominent blue-badged Twitter accounts suddenly starting sending out scammy cryptocoin messages.Fake tweets were blasted out from compromised accounts belonging to an eclectic range of high-profile people and com
Publish At:2021-03-17 14:55 | Read:1870 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cryptocurrency Twitter BTC cryptocurrency hack

Nvidia announces official “anti-cryptomining” software drivers

byPaul DucklinNvidia, the graphics chip company that wants to buy ARM, made a unusual announcement last week.The company is about to launch its latest GeForce GPU (graphics processing unit) chip, the RTX 3060, and wants its users know that the chip is “tailored to meet the needs of gamers and those who create digital experiences.”Nvidia says: Our
Publish At:2021-02-21 21:31 | Read:2179 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cryptocurrency bitcoin BTC cryptocoins cryptocurrency DOS ET

Ransomware Holds School District’s Computer Systems Hostage

Ransomware has disabled a New Jersey school district’s computer systems, with the attackers demanding hundreds of Bitcoins as ransom to restore access to files seized in the attack.In a post published to the district’s website, officials at Swedesboro-Woolwich School District explain that the incident, which occurred on March 22nd, thus far indicates no sign
Publish At:2015-03-25 08:15 | Read:6441 | Comments:0 | Tags:Latest Security News Bitcoin BTC Phishing ransomware

Hackers Phishing Leakers: A new BitCoin phishing social technique.

Recently I'm playing with a simple pastebin bot, basicaly it's a crawler for the pastebin.com website that applies a few regular expressions to new pastes and saves interesting ones. Services like this are all around the internet, one example is the leakedin website where you can find potential data leaks almost in real time and it's not new that hackers are
Publish At:2015-02-11 18:50 | Read:5719 | Comments:0 | Tags:bitcoin btc phishing social pastebin bot bots pastebot block

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