Category: Bitcoin Scams

Beware of sophisticated scams and rug pulls, as thugs target crypto users

Beware of sophisticated scams and rug pulls, as thugs target crypto users

This year has been monumental for the cryptocurrency sector in terms of mainstream adoption. A recent report published by Grayscale Investments found that more than one-quarter of United States investors (26%) surveyed own Bitcoin (BTC), up from 23% in 2020. With the holidays around the corner, financial services provider MagnifyMoney also found that nearly two-thirds of […]

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Indian prime minister Modi’s hacked Twitter account attempts BTC scam

Indian prime minister Modi’s hacked Twitter account attempts BTC scam

Soon after Modi’s Twitter account, with over 73.4 million followers, got hacked, attackers shared misleading information about the mainstream adoption of Bitcoin and a 500 BTC giveaway. 9235 Total views 62 Total shares The official Twitter account of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi got compromised earlier today, which was then used to share misleading information […]

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Livecoin exchange goes offline after Bitcoin price reportedly exceeds $320K

Livecoin exchange goes offline after Bitcoin price reportedly exceeds $320K

Russian crypto exchange Livecoin claims that it has suffered a “carefully planned attack,” but some in the community suspect an exit scam. 9342 Total views 21 Total shares Livecoin, a lesser-known Russian cryptocurrency exchange, has abruptly halted operations in the aftermath of an alleged hacker attack on Christmas day. According to Livecoin’s main page, the […]

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