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BUSTED: Police shut down crypto ‘mixing’ operation

BUSTED: Police shut down crypto ‘mixing’ operation

Dutch law enforcement, working with Europol and Luxembourg authorities, have shut down the Bestmixer.io crypto-mixing service following a year-long money laundering investigation. The Dutch Fiscal...
JUSTICE SERVED: 'Billy the Kid of Bitcoin' victim wins US$75.8 million judgment

JUSTICE SERVED: ‘Billy the Kid of Bitcoin’ victim wins US$75.8 million judgment

The victim of a SIM swapping attack that cost him $23.8 million in cryptocurrency has won a record-breaking judgment against one of the hackers. The...
BUSTED: Spanish police take down $10 million crypto money laundering ring

BUSTED: Authorities take down $10 million crypto money laundering ring in Spain

In a joint effort with Spanish law enforcement, Europol has dismantled a large-scale cryptocurrency money laundering operation that was offering services to other criminal...
Bitcoin ransomware attack shuts down city government's network

Bitcoin ransomware attack shuts down city government’s network

Baltimore is the latest U.S. city to be hit with a ransomware attack, causing the majority of the city's servers to be shut down...

Stick ’em up! $54 million in Ether stolen by ‘blockchain bandit’

Researchers at Independent Security Evaluators found that one “blockchain bandit” stole $54 million in Ether from wallets with weak private keys. Those who traffic in...

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