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#CryptoSecurityAlert: See Fake Metamask on GoogleChrome Store – Avoid It!

Views: 769 As crypto becomes lucrative daily it is also attracting back eggs and unethical hackers doing everything possible to rob others of their crypto money by all illegal means. On Bitcointalk, there surfaced a post with link to a suspected fake version of the popular secured Ethereum wallet extention. Thus, we decided to dig…
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February 5, 2018 0

#CryptoSecurityAlert: 4 Ways To Secure Your Ether and Ethereum Tokens – MyCryptoDictionary App

Views: 2,443 This is crucial and should not be ignored and surely it is a necessity for MyCDApp team to research and post this on time to save crypto community and especially NewB. First lets start this way: What is Ether? It is the token used in Ethereum Blockchain and needed to pay for GAS…
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January 9, 2018 1

Happy New Year From MyCryptoDictionary MyCD App Team

Views: 758 Wahooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo its indeed worth saying Happy New Month and Year to all MyCD App community. We launched just about 3 weeks ago and you are really giving us more reason to push further based on feedbacks and increasing download and install rate of the App. Once again we wish you the best of…
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January 1, 2018 0

Segwit2x a Scam? Community Members Cry Foul

Views: 395 Over the past week or so, CCN has dedicated a number of articles to the alleged revival of Segwit2x. The proposed fork is slated for block 501451, approximately December 28th.  Inspired by the aborted November Segwit2x fork, this revamped version is the product of an entirely new team. And crypto community members are not convinced.  Many…
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December 28, 2017 0

Beware _ HAckers Now Uses Facebook Messenger To Spread Miner Malware

Views: 201 According to researchers at the cyber security firm Trend Micro a malware called Digmine infects Facebook’s instant messenger to harness the CPU’s power to mine Monero. Monero is an altcoin that is based on an anonymous blockchain. Digmine comes to the victim as a video file sent from someone in their friend’s list, making it appear legitimate.…
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December 25, 2017 0

$250 Million Ethereum Mining Scam? Korean Prosecutors File Charges

Views: 143 Korean prosecutors have reportedly filed charges against several individuals associated with Mining Max, US-based cryptocurrency mining firm allegedly behind a major cryptocurrency mining scam. According to a report by Korean publication Yonhap, authorities at the Incheon District Prosecutors’ Office have indicted 21 individuals suspected of being associated with Mining Max LLC, a US-based firm, on…
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December 22, 2017 0

The EtherDelta Hack Hurts, but It Could Have Been Worse-See Why?

Views: 145 If you haven’t heard the news yet, EtherDelta was subject to a phishing attack on its DNS server yesterday.  A hacker compromised the EtherDelta website, supplanting it with a copycat version of the popular Ethereum exchange.  When the dust settled, the culprit stole away with 305 ETH, valued at over $244,000, and bag-full of ERC20…
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December 21, 2017 0

Secure Your Ethereum With EtherAddressLookup

Views: 421 Adds links to strings that look like Ethereum addresses to your favourite blockchain explorer. It also tries to protect you from being phished by checking a domain blacklist that is constantly being updated. EAL will also show you a popup container (non-intrusive) detailing the ETH balance of an address, the number of transactions…
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December 21, 2017 0

EtherDelta Hacked – Read How To Stay Safe

Views: 326 Yeah, EtherDelta just got hacked and over 700k Eth and tokens withdrawn by phishing wallets with alrming transactions going on in there. One of the leading security platform EthereumBlue warned via tweets and also encourage alot of ways to play safe during the hack to avoid falling victim if you have not. For…
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December 21, 2017 0

Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Youbit to Close After Second Hack in a Year

Views: 248 South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Youbit has revealed plans to file for bankruptcy. The decision to close operations follows announcements that the exchange was hacked for the second time this year. Also Read: More Firms Entering the Bitcoin Market See Stocks Soar    Second Accident in a Year Youbit announced on its website on Tuesday that…
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December 19, 2017 0