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Bitcoin Daily: SEC Files Complaint Against Fraudulent Crypto Operator; Australians Lost $14.8M To Crypto Crime From Jan. To July

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced fraud charges against a Brooklyn individu...

  • August 14, 2019

Report: Crypto Crime Could Reach $4.3B This Year

A new report has estimated that losses related to cryptocurrency thefts, scams and fraud could reach...

  • August 13, 2019
The Evolution of Cybersecurity Threats: Q&A with Pat Carroll
| FinTech Times

The Evolution of Cybersecurity Threats: Q&A with Pat Carroll

With over 25 years’ experience in Information Technology and Financial Markets, Pat Carroll, Executive Chairman and CEO of ValidSoft, has had the opportunity to build extensive knowledge in security, strong authentication and voice biometrics. TFT sat down with Pat to talk about the future of cybersecurity.

  • July 18, 2019
$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack
| Guardian tech

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack

Bitpoint suspends services after apparent theft of virtual monies including bitcoin A cryptocurrenc...

  • July 15, 2019

Fake voices 'help cyber-crooks steal cash'

A security firm says deepfaked audio is being used to steal millions of pounds.

  • July 09, 2019

Huge jump in in cyber incidents reported by financial services firms

New data obtained by accountancy firm RSM under a freedom of information request has revealed that f...

  • July 02, 2019

Second US town pays up to ransomware hackers

Lake City becomes the second Florida town in two weeks to pay up after a ransomware attack.

  • June 27, 2019

Cybercrime Fighter ThetaRay Announces Strategic Investment from ABN AMRO

A new strategic investment from ABN AMRO Digital Impact Fund “strengthens the current operational relationship” between the bank and Israel-based cybersecurity innovator ThetaRay, fund director Hugo Bongers said today. The investment, amount undisclosed, adds to the company’s reported $66.5 million in funding.

  • June 13, 2019

Cyber-thieves turn to 'invisible net' to set up attacks

Hackers offering services via dark net markets are adopting secure apps to conceal their activity.

  • June 10, 2019