Dark Web Hacker Proves Leak of Customer Data From World’s Leading Cryptocurrency Exchanges

By CCN.com: The hacker going by “ExploitDOT” has recently confirmed he/she was selling know-your-customer (KYC) data from world leading cryptocurrency exchanges on the dark web, in an attempt to clear his name from cryptocurrency news outlets claiming the ad was fake. Last week, CCN broke the news and revealed the hacker was attempting to sell

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(+) 5 Things To Watch Next Week+ChartBook

While we were expecting a wild holiday week in stocks following the extraordinary December, the fact, that one of the most violent short-covering rallies ever happened on a Christmas week (just after the worst Christmas sell-off ever) was still surprising. The major US indices closed the week near their bounce highs, but given the extent

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(+) Litecoin Price Analysis: Big Bear Drop Eyed Despite UFC Partnership Announcement

The Litecoin price has been pushing lower over the past four sessions now at quite some pace. Market bulls were unable to sustain the upside momentum, which was firmly seen across the board last week. LTC/USD had initially gained a big chunky 66%, before starting to then lose ground and give back some of the

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(+) U.S. Stocks Plummet After Fed Raises Interest Rates; Crypto Rally Intensifies

U.S. stocks declined sharply on Wednesday, giving up solid gains earlier in the session after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates as expected but failed to quell speculation that tighter monetary policy will undermine economic growth. Meanwhile, bargain hunters in the cryptocurrency market kept their foot on the pedal, sending bitcoin to multi-week highs.

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(+) This Week’s Crypto Winners

The last week was actually a very calm one, with the total crypto market capitalization staying relatively flat. Bitcoin dropped approximately 5% over the week, but that is nothing compared to the wreckage that has occurred in the last few weeks. It is quite entertaining to think these 5% swings that Ripple, Ethereum, and Bitcoin

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Kaspersky Lab Says Cryptojacking Cases Have Risen 400% in 2018

Did you know there have been 13 million cryptojacking incidents in 2018? Russian cyber-security firm Kaspersky Lab has released data that cryptojacking cases have gone through the roof rising 400% this year alone. Crypto-crime has been one of the most publicized issues in the financial world this year as the popularity of digital currencies has

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Two EOS Gambling Platforms Fall Prey to $260,000 Hack

Smart contracts on two EOS gambling platforms have been hacked in the last four days to the tune of more than a quarter of a million dollars, with another platform paying out $600,000 to one user in an unusual-looking jackpot which EOSBet insists was simply luck. DEOSGames Hacked — $24,000 Stolen We are back up

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