Groups Allegedly Connected to North Korean Cyber-Crime Sanctioned by U.S.

#north korea #cybersecurity #Cryptocurrency

On September 13th the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced sanctions targeting three North Korean state-sponsored malicious cyber groups who have stolen prolific sums of cryptocurrency in multiple attacks.…

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India's Ban on Cryptocurrency Looms Ever Closer

#India #Cryptocurrency #law

The draft Banning of Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill 2019 has proposed a 10-year prison sentence for anyone who “mines, generates, holds, sells, transfers, disposes of, issues or deals in cryptocurrency.…

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U.S.-based Investors Will Be Blocked From Binance

#altcoin news #Binance #Cryptocurrency

U.S-based investors, you only have one more day with Binance. The deadline for U.S-based investors to end trading and using Binance and its services is September 12.…

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Malware Uses Bitcoin Blockchain to Reproduce C2 Connections to Target Users

#cybersecurity #Blockchain Technology #Blockchain News

IT Security firm TrendMicro warns of a new malware threat to Bitcoin Blockchain. On September 4th, TrendMicro detailed on their blog information on the new variant of Glupteba that can utilize the bitcoin blockchain to reproduce itself to bypass previous blocks of itself and update.…

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Could China Disrupt Global Trade with Launch of Digital Currency?

#China #Cryptocurrency #Facebook

Early this month, an official at China’s central bank said the bank is nearing the launch of its digital currency. Bloomberg had reported Monday August 12th that Mu Changchun, deputy director of payments unit at the People’s Bank of China…

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The IRS Launches Assault on Cryptocurrency Holders

#IRS #law #Crypto Tax

Last month, an initial wave of letters were sent to traders with warnings that they may have potentially incorrectly filled their taxes.…

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What is a Blockchain Explorer and How to use it - Complete Guide

#Blockchain Technology #guides

Have you ever read or heard the words, “Blockchain Explorer,” or “Block Explorer?”They refer to the exact same thing and it is a tool that seems daunting at first glance with all the data it provides.…

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The Rise of Crowdfunding: ICO vs IEO vs STO - Explained - 2019 Guide

#guides #Crowdfunding

For the bold and the lovers of high-risk high-reward, ventures investing in new upstart digital coins and tokens are one of the best ways to hit the ground running.…

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Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) - The Complete Guide

#guides #security

One of the best ways to protect yourself, your wallet, and your investments is to use Two-Factor Authentication (2FA or TFA). Everything you need to know about two-factor authentication.…

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