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FBI takes down dark web marketplace for U.S. citizen personal data

by Tonya Riley

The crime operation may have been connected to Joker's Stash.

New York couple accused of laundering cryptocurrency from $4.5 billion Bitfinex hack

by Tonya Riley

The Justice Department says it's the agency's largest recovery of stolen cryptocurrency to date.

Suspicious withdrawals were indeed a 'security incident,' $30M stolen, Crypto.com says

by Joe Warminsky

The hack affected more than $30 million spread across the wallets of 483 users, the cryptocurrency exchange said, clearing up details that it refused to offer earlier in the week.

Previously unreported North Korean espionage part of busy 2021 for country's hackers

by AJ Vicens

The research reveals prolific North Korean hacking efforts emanating from one of its most visible hacking groups.

Suspect in scheme to breach major Twitter accounts is now charged with hacking crypto executives

by AJ Vicens

"I don't care," the suspect previously told the New York Times. "They can come arrest me. I would laugh at them. I haven't done anything."

Scammers pounce on internet-for-rent services, generating cryptocurrency in quiet

by Jeff Stone

Email fraud and ransomware attackers apparently are not enough.