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Tesla: Elon Musk’s Cloud Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency

According to security research firm RedLock’s Cloud Security Intelligence (CSI) team, electric car manufacturer Tesla’s cloud account was hacked and used to mine cryptocurrency. The report, released Monday, comes as crypto-related cybercrime is on the rise and users and exchanges are struggling to keep up with hackers and the constantly evolving methods they employ to steal money and information. RedLock’s researchers say they found ...

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Hacked Exchange Coincheck To Be Sued By Traders For Fr… | News

Ten cryptocurrency traders will file a lawsuit at the Tokyo District Court on Thursday, Feb. 15, against crypto exchange Coincheck over the company’s freezing of crypto withdrawals, Reuters reported today, Feb. 13. The Japan-based exchange had frozen all withdrawals after they lost $530 mln in NEM in a hack last month. The plaintiffs’ lawyer, Hiromu Mochizuki, told Reuters that the ...

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Advertising Display Hacked for Cryptocurrency Mining

You’ve heard of online pop-up ads secretly mining Bitcoin on unsuspecting users’ computers but what about digital campaigns targeting high street shoppers? According to Terence Eden’s Blog, one of the large digital advertising displays that are common fixtures in big cities these days was hacked. Rather than displaying some commercial message from a global megabrand, the machine showed what was ...

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All $425 Million Worth of Hacked NEM Will be Refunded to Investors

Coincheck have announced that they will refund all customers affected by the hack we reported on yesterday. The major Japanese exchange had previously declared that their security had been compromised to the tune of 523 million NEM tokens. This makes the dollar value of the breach over 400 million. The Tokyo-based exchange have today stated that they will pay back all ...

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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $530 Million NEM

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. According to major Japanese cryptocurrency exchange CoinCheck executives, more than $530 million worth of NEM has been stolen from the trading platform. MineCC, a Japan-based cryptocurrency analyst, reported that during an official public conference, CoinCheck executives admitted that all funds stored in its hot wallet were stolen ...

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EtherDelta Hacked, Losses Reported Not As Bad As They Could Have Been

The Ethereum-enabled cryptocurrency exchange EtherDelta was hacked on Wednesday, falling into a phishing scheme. The hacker made away with approximately 305 Ether, which at the time would have been valued at around $250,000. Currently, Ethereum is trading at $796.30 (making the value of the stolen Ether closer to $242,871 at this time). There’s no doubt that this is bad news ...

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