• Market Cap: $266b

  • Jan 26, 2022

Cryptopia Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, Trading Suspended

Earlier today, New Zealand-based Cryptopia cryptocurrency exchange broke the news that there has been a major security breach, following which it went offline.

Hackers Post Bitcoin Scam From South African Cricket Board’s Twitter Account

Twitter account of the South African Cricket Board was hacked. The hackers posted tweets promoting a Bitcoin scam from the @OfficialCSA account.

$460,000 Worth of Ethereum Classic (ETC) Stolen Following 51% Attack

$460,000 worth of ETC cryptocurrencies have been stolen following a 51% attack on the Ethereum Classic blockchain platform.

Over 245 Bitcoins Stolen Following Phishing Attack on Electrum Wallet

at least 245 Bitcoins (worth over $1 Million) have been stolen from the Electrum Bitcoin Wallet so far, following a phishing attack.

More Evidence Emerges on North Korea Using Cryptos to Fund Economy

Reports from cybersecurity firm Inksit Group bring more evidence to the fact that North Korea is using cryptocurrencies to fund its cash-strapped economy.

Cryptopia Supposedly Lost Over $500,000 Due to 51% Network Attack on AurumCoin

AurumCoin, the open-sourced platform that came into existence in 2014 encountered hack with its account with Cryptopia.

Bitmain Files Lawsuit in Seattle Against Unidentified Hacker Who Stole 617 BTC

Bitmain has filed a John Doe lawsuit against an unidentified hacker in a Seattle court following a hack leading to the loss of $5.5 Million.

6000 Bitcoins Stolen as Japan’s Zaif Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Hacked

A loss of approximately $60 Million has been recorded as Japan's regulated cryptocurrency exchange Zaif got hacked earlier this week.

Bittrex Delists Bitcoin Gold After $18 Million Hack

The US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has decided to delist Bitcoin Gold (BTG) after 51% attack of the overall hash power, where more than 388,000 BTGs (approx. $18 million at the time) were stolen from various cryptocurren...

Hackers Point out Multiple Security Flaws in John McAfee’s ‘Unhackable’ BitFi Hardware Wallet

John McAfee's BitFi hardware cryptocurrency wallet touted as 'unhackable' has multiple security flaws, security researchers have pointed out.