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Ledger customers targeted by “convincing” phishing attacks

Customers of Ledger, the cryptocurrency hardware wallet, are being targeted by a phishing attack that comes as an email from Ledger’s support. The fake email apparently informs users that their Ledger assets may be compromised. He says: “Our team of scientific experts found that many of Ledger Live’s administrative servers …

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Browser-based cryptojacking is back with 163% increase in attacks

According to new research published by cybersecurity firm Symantec, the rise in cryptocurrency prices since March has been accompanied by a wave of cryptojacking attacks. According to the company there was a 163% increase in browser-based cryptojacking activity in the second quarter of 2020. Cryptojacking had previously been in sharp …

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ISIS and Suicide Bombers have raised funds through Bitcoin to finance Easter attacks in Sri Lanka – Reports – Adaderana Biz Italiano

The Israeli intelligence blockchain company Whitestream states that the Canadian payment gateway, CoinPayments, was used to convert Bitcoin to Fiat Money Several international media reports show that Bitcoin and Altcoin were used to support suicide bombers connected to ISIS who bombed several Christian hotels and churches in Sri Lanka, killing …

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