Crypto exchanges Welcomes Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork

Major United States cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Kraken became the latest to confirm support for Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople hard fork, both announcing on Twitter, Jan. 14. https://twitter.com/krakensupport/status/1084944691601252352 https://twitter.com/coinbase/status/1084876789082673153 The two major exchanges join Binance, Huobi, and OKEx in pledging to monitor the event, which will trigger at Ethereum block height 7,080,000, expected this week. As... Continue Reading →

A Pirate Bay Torrent: Swapping Crypto Wallet Addresses

A recently discovered strain of malware is targeting crypto holders who use Windows machines. The malware commands a chain of activities to inject code into Firefox, Yandex Search and Google browsers, eventually swapping Bitcoin or Ethereum addresses. As reported by cybersecurity publication Bleeping Computer, a security researcher named 0xffff0800 found out an odd-looking file after he... Continue Reading →

New Zealand Crypto Exchange ‘Cryptopia’ suffers a “Security Breach”

The first hack of 2019 for the Crypto community has broken out in just 2 weeks since the start of the year. New Zealand Crypto Exchange, Cryptopia announced on Twitter that they had 'suffered a security breach' on January 14th by posting a letter addressed to the Cryptopians. https://twitter.com/Cryptopia_NZ/status/1085084168852291586 Investigations regarding the breach are being... Continue Reading →

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