Cryptojacking Activity Decreased for the First Time Since 2018, Says Intelligence Report

Cryptojacking Activity Decreased for the First Time Since 2018, Says Intelligence ReportCryptojacking activity seems to be losing momentum, specifically types that mine monero, as a recent report unveiled a slowdown in the illicit crypto-mining activities in the cloud. A threat intelligence firm compiled the results. Report Focused on Cryptojacking Incidents With Monero According to Unit 42 in their “Cloud Thread Report,” cryptojacking attacks have been decreasing […]

Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies

Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine CryptocurrenciesGithub services is under investigation after a series of reports on attacks against one of its infrastructures by running unauthorized crypto mining apps. Cybercriminals allegedly exploited some security flaws that could have been exploited to mine cryptos illicitly. Attacks Exploit ‘Github Actions’ According to The Record, a Dutch security engineer, Justin Perdok, detected a cyberattacker […]

Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies

Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine CryptocurrenciesGithub services is under investigation after a series of reports on attacks against one of its infrastructures by running unauthorized crypto mining apps. Cybercriminals allegedly exploited some security flaws that could have been exploited to mine cryptos illicitly. Attacks Exploit ‘Github Actions’ According to The Record, a Dutch security engineer, Justin Perdok, detected a cyberattacker […]

North Korean Hackers Threatened Bithumb Exchange With a $16M Ransom Amid the 2017 Data Breach, Says Report

North Korean Hackers Asked Crypto Exchange Bithumb a $16M Ransom During 2017 Data Breach Incident, Says ReportA new report commissioned by the U.S. secret services unveiled what happened behind the attack launched by North Korean hackers against a South Korean crypto exchange. The case is about a breach on June 29, 2017, which exposed data tied to over 30,000 customers stemming from Bithumb. Hackers Threatened to ‘Destroy’ Data and Cryptos Stolen […]

Study Highlights the Most Common NFT Scams Amid the Current Mainstream Hype

Study Highlights the Most Common NFT Scams Amid the Current Mainstream HypeAs non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are becoming a global phenomenon increasingly due to their mainstream adoption, there are also concerns about the surge of related scams. A recent study revealed the most common NFT scams that are spreading on the net. Suspicious Domain Registrations With ‘NFT’ Word Surged 250% in March 2021 According to the research […]