PC Malware Steals Funds by Modifying Ethereum Addresses

Earlier this week, a user posting on the Ethereum subreddit (/r/Ethereum), the largest Ethereum community with over 131,000 members, revealed that malware installed on...

U.S. CFTC Files Charges Against NY Firm And CEO Over Alleged...

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a federal civil enforcement action against Gelfman Blueprint, Inc., a New York corporation, and Nicholas...

Russia’s First Bitcoin Criminal Case: Illegal Trading of 500 Million Rubles

On 1st September, local publications including Vedomosti Business Daily reported that the Russian government had officially opened its first criminal case involving bitcoin. Three...

Enigma Blockchain Project Hacked; Supporters Defrauded Of US$500K In Ether

The Enigma blockchain project had its website and several social accounts compromised. The perpetrators managed to defraud Enigma supporters of nearly US$500,000 worth of...

DOJ’s Asset Forfeiture Decision Illustrates Bitcoin’s Usefulness

Asset forfeiture is a controversial policy that allows local and state police departments to seize money and property from those suspected of committing a...

Genesis Mining Hacked

Earlier this week, the Genesis Mining development team announced that an unauthorized intrusion by an undisclosed attacker was discovered and as a result, funds...

AlphaBay Admin Had $8 Million in Bitcoin and Altcoins, Bragged About...

According to the verified complaint for forfeiture regarding accused AlphaBay administrator Alexandre Cazes, the alleged criminal mastermind was holding just over $23 million worth...

Sessions: Trump Directed Law Enforcement Agencies to Go After Darknet Markets...

In a press briefing at the Department of Justice today, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and other law enforcement officials...

The Videos That GBminers Founder Amit Bhardwaj Didn’t Want You To...

As previously reported, the Founder of India-based Bitcoin mining pool GBMiners is running a Ponzi scheme. Video evidence showing Amit Bhardwaj touting Gainbitcoin as an...

Bitcoin Mining Pool GBMiners Loses Software Vendor Over Connection to Ponzi...

Earlier this year, a connection between the relatively new bitcoin mining pool GBMiners and India-based, bitcoin-focused Ponzi scheme GainBitcoin was discovered by CoinJournal. The...

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