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EOS 1.3.0 Release Outshines NewDEX Hack, EOS Stable

Overly, EOS price analysis point to recoveries and EOS is technically stable following yesterday’s four percent gain. Not to be derailed by dApps vulnerabilities from NewDEX, EOS traders should look at on-chain developments following the recent EOS 1.3.0 release. The upgrade seeks to strength the network aside from making it easy for full nodes to sync. EOS Market Cap Latest ...

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Zaif Exchange Hack | 6,000 Bitcoin Stolen but BTC Price Remains Steady

Are we becoming so used to hacks in the cryptocurrency sphere, that we no longer panic when they happen? It might seem so, considering Bitcoin’s price remains pretty-much unchanged despite a Zaif exchange hack last night. Japan’s Zaif Exchange Hack The cryptocurrency market took another hit last night when the Zaif exchange hack was announced. The heist resulted in the ...

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Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack Hits Japan

Another cryptocurrency heist has shaken Japan. This time, 6.7 billion yen ($60 million USD) worth of company and user funds have vanished from Japanese cryptocurrency exchange platform Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka-based company that operates Zaif, estimates the heist occured on September 14, 2018, between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. local time. The exchange detected the breach on September ...

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$60 Mln Crypto Exchange Hack in Japan had no Impact on Bitcoin Price

Another hacking attack has hit a known crypto exchange in Japan, and this time, thieves managed to steal around $60 million in crypto. Another Crypto Exchange Hack The popularity of attacks on crypto exchanges seemingly continues to grow, with another such exchange being hit just recently, in Japan. It is largely believed that such incidents are one of the main ...

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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 and running with EOS game ...

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Bittrex to Delist Bitcoin Gold by Mid-September, Following $18 Million Hack of BTG in May

Crypto exchange Bittrex will delist Bitcoin Gold (BTG), a hard fork of Bitcoin (BTC), by September 14 following an $18 million hack of the BTG network in May, The Next Web reported September 3. Founded in 2007, the hard fork cryptocurrency Bitcoin Gold has suffered a “double-spending” hacking attack that reportedly allowed the unknown hijackers to take control of more ...

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Investor Files Lawsuit Against AT&T Over Hack That Allegedly Lost Him $24 Mln in Crypto

An U.S. investor has filed a $224 million lawsuit against telecoms giant AT&T over alleged negligence that he claims caused him to lose $24 million in crypto, CNBC reports August 15. Plaintiff Michael Terpin has reportedly filed a 69-page complaint with the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles against his erstwhile telecoms provider, alleging that $24 million in cryptocurrency was ...

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Someone Tried to Hack Etherscan [Using the Comment Section]

Ethereum block explorer Etherscan has thwarted an apparent hacking attempt in which the would-be attacker attempted to use the comment section to serve up malicious code. Users attempting to access the official Etherscan website on Monday were met by a suspicious Javascript popup message reading “1337,” suggesting that an attacker was attempting to inject malicious code into the website, likely ...

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