Security

8 Illicit Crypto-Mining Windows Apps Removed From Microsoft Store

A number of apps in Microsoft’s app store have been found to be able to illicitly mine cryptocurrency. The eight apps, discovered by Symantec…

How SABRE Tech Can Stop Hackers From Splitting Bitcoin Into Two

If hackers felt like it, they could split bitcoin in two. It wouldn’t even be that hard, according to research…

Coinbase Gives Out $30,000 Reward for Detecting Critical Bug

Major United States crypto exchange and wallet service Coinbase has given a $30,000 reward for reporting a critical bug on…

General Motors’ Finance Arm Joins Blockchain Data Security Initiative

United States automotive giant General Motors (GM) has become the latest member to join blockchain startup Spring Labs’ partner project…

Fake MetaMask App on Google Play Store Hosted Crypto Malware

A form of malware that replaces victims’ cryptocurrency wallet addresses has been discovered for the first time in an app…

Coinbase Noncustodial Wallet Adds BTC Support and Plans to Add More Assets

Coinbase has announced support for bitcoin core (BTC) in the company’s noncustodial wallet. The wallet was originally originally dedicated to ethereum…

New Instance of Monero Malware Sees Cryptojackers Target Linux Users

More cryptocurrency mining malware continues to target major corporations, hijacking victims to mine altcoin Monero (XMR), new research warned on…

Zcash Vulnerability Permitting Infinite ZEC Counterfeiting Fixed and Disclosed

A vulnerability that could have permitted an attacker to coin infinite Zcash (ZEC) has been patched and disclosed by the…

Five Critical Vulnerabilities Discovered in EOS in 2019, HackerOne Data Shows

EOS.io, the company responsible for the development of fourth-largest crypto by market cap EOS, has handed over bug bounties for…

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