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Thefts and scams are plaguing the crypto space, which saw US$1.7 billion worth of cryptocurrencies being stolen and scammed in 2018, a sharp increase despite a slump in the market, according to the CipherTrace 2018 Q4 2018 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering Report. Theft from cryptocurrency exchanges accounted for the majority of...
New Zealand police are investigating the hack of cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia, which resulted in “significant losses” that some estimate could amount to more than US$3.5 million.    Christchurch company Cryptopia, which has been said to be operating New Zealand’s largest cryptocurrench exchange, shut down its website and exchange services on...
Ethereum Classic, an offshoot of Ethereum with an overall market capitalization of $531 million, suffered a 51% attack, which led to double spend. At press time, the asset is trading at $5.05, marking a drop of almost 10% within the last 48 hours. The attack comes a few weeks after...
Cryptocurrencies have grown popular of late and attracted an increasing number of thieves looking to capitalize on the crypto frenzy to lure naive investors and unvigilant users. According to cybersecurity firm Carbon Black, the illicit, dark web economy for cryptocurrency-related malware development and sales now represents a US$6.7 million...
Taylor, a cryptocurrency startup developing a trading app, was hacked out of more than 2,500 ETH, or approximately US$1.5 million, in addition to 7% of the total supply of its own TAY token, the company said on May 22. According to the official statement, the only tokens that remain are...

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