Tag: DDoS

RDoS Memcache Crytpo Ransom

The Latest Crypto Ransom Threat, Coming to a Server Near You

There has been extensive attacks that make use of malware and file encryption to extract monetary ransoms. Hackers will lock up important files on the machines of the victims and demand a payment in cryptocurrency. Now it seems as if...

/ March 4, 2018
Ethereum Classic vs. Ethereum

Simple Guide to Ethereum Classic vs. Ethereum: What’s the Difference?

If you are relatively new to cryptocurrencies then you may be slightly confused as to what the difference was between Ethereum classic (ETC) and Ethereum (ETH). They may be mistaken for thinking that they may indeed be one in the...

/ January 28, 2018
IOTA Seed Generator Scam Site

IOTA Under Fire For Reliance on User Seed Generation

IOTA has been making news recently as it has chalked up impressive partnership deals with partners including Bosch in Germany. However, it is now been attacked on social media and by a number of users because of a particular issue...

/ January 23, 2018
DDOS Attacks hit Bitfinex

Bitfinex Suffers from “Massive” DDOS Attacks

It has been quite a tough past few weeks for Bitfinex. The exchange has suffered a lot of negative press around its involvement with Tether. This came on the heels of Bitfinex officially exiting the US market because of the...

/ December 14, 2017
CryptoCurrency us on Darknet Markets

Status of CryptoCurrency use on the Darknet Markets

The online drug and weapons bazaars commonly known as the “dark net markets” (DNM) have had a tough time of late. This year saw law enforcement agencies effectively shutting down some of the biggest sites on the market including Alphabay...

/ November 17, 2017