Category: Cybercrime

Darknet’s JokerStash Retiring After Making Over $1B Through Illicit Transactions

Darknet’s JokerStash Retiring After Making Over $1B Through Illicit Transactions

Crypto sleuthing firm Elliptic says one of the world’s most prolific cybercriminals is going out on their own terms. Feb 12, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. UTC Darknet’s JokerStash Retiring After Making Over $1B Through Illicit Transactions The founder of “Joker’s Stash,” one of the largest underground marketplaces for stolen payment card data, is officially retiring […]

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Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Cybercriminals may favor a different cryptocurrency in the coming months, however. 773 Total views 6 Total shares Cryptocurrency-related fraud and theft are likely to grow in the post-COVID-19 world, according to a new report by cybersecurity and anti-virus provider, Kaspersky Lab. Securelist, Kaspersky’s cyberthreat research arm, published a report on cyberthreats to financial organizations, forecasting […]

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Ken Kurson, Trump Family Friend and Ripple Board Member, Arrested on Cyberstalking Charge: Report

Ken Kurson, Trump Family Friend and Ripple Board Member, Arrested on Cyberstalking Charge: Report

Oct 23, 2020 at 17:52 UTCUpdated Oct 23, 2020 at 18:12 UTC Ken Kurson (Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for DuJour) Ken Kurson, a board member of payments firm Ripple and the co-founder of cryptocurrency website Modern Consensus, was arrested Friday and charged with cyberstalking in connection with his divorce, the New York Times reported.  Kurson, who […]

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