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Crypto exchange that hoards $190 million has lost its password

A crypto exchange responsible for $190 million worth of funds says it can’t return the money to investors as its founder died without sharing the exchange’s cold storage key with employees Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX has been embroiled in a fierce legal battle since last year, when the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) froze… Read More


Cryptocurrency malware still king of cyber threats

Coinhive retains number one spot for 13th month in a row, impacting 12 percent of organisations Cryptocurrency plundering software remains the most prevalent form of malware identified by security firm Check Point, which warns of a sudden boost in cryptojacking activity. The firm’s monthly top ten list of prevalent malware threats pinpoints Coinhive as the most distributed form of… Read More


IoT cryptomining exploits on the rise

December 2018 McAfee Labs threat report shows sharp increase in malware targeting IoT devices, which can then be used for cryptomining exploits IoT malware threats have increased from just over 5,000 in Q4 2016 to over 45,000 incidents detected in Q3 2018. IoT threats may target any kind of connected hardware including routers, smart devices,… Read More


IoT cryptomining exploits on the rise

December 2018 McAfee Labs threat report shows sharp increase in malware targeting IoT devices, which can then be used for cryptomining exploits IoT malware threats have increased from just over 5,000 in Q4 2016 to over 45,000 incidents detected in Q3 2018. IoT threats may target any kind of connected hardware including routers, smart devices,… Read More


IoT cryptomining exploits on the rise

December 2018 McAfee Labs threat report shows sharp increase in malware targeting IoT devices, which can then be used for cryptomining exploits IoT malware threats have increased from just over 5,000 in Q4 2016 to over 45,000 incidents detected in Q3 2018. IoT threats may target any kind of connected hardware including routers, smart devices,… Read More