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Almost 1 million Bitcoin held by dark web criminals

Chainalysis reports that almost one million Bitcoin is currently being held by dark web criminals and scammers. The exact amount of BTC held by such...
Google takes down 49 malicious crypto-stealing Chrome extensions

Google takes down 49 malicious crypto-stealing Chrome extensions

Google has taken down crypto-stealing Chrome extensions disguised as digital wallet applications. Discovered in Google Chrome’s web store are 49 crypto-stealing extensions that have been...
How cryptocurrency scammers are getting crushed by COVID-19

How cryptocurrency scammers are getting crushed by COVID-19

There will always be those that seek to profit by taking advantage of the vulnerable, but according to recent research, COVID-19 has wiped out...
Senior loses life savings to Bitcoin scam on Microsoft's MSN.com

US regulators crack down on crypto scam targeting physicians

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has filed charges against a businessman who allegedly orchestrated a cryptocurrency scheme that defrauded approximately 150 investors out...
Billions laundered through top crypto exchanges in 2019

Billions laundered through top crypto exchanges in 2019

While critics continue to squawk about illicit crypto activities on the darknet, billions of dollars are being laundered through crypto exchanges. Unwitting players in the...
Crypto mogul tweets - then deletes - endorsement of reported Ponzi scam

Crypto mogul tweets – then deletes – endorsement of reported Ponzi scam

Well-known Bitcoin billionaire and venture capitalist Brock Pierce is under fire for appearing to endorse a reported crypto Ponzi scheme. The popularity of cryptocurrency has...

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