Investigators are still trying to determine exactly how the hackers got inside Twitter’s systems and took such command of the platform that, when Twitter employees took the Bitcoin-seeking messages down, the disinformation popped right back up
Twitter hacking of celebrities, politicians, brands' accounts alarms experts about the platform's security
Posing as celebrities and the wealthy, the hackers asked followers to send the digital currency bitcoin to a series of addresses.
The unidentified attackers hijacked the accounts of politicians, celebrities, and billionaires, using them to solicit bitcoin transfers to a string of digital wallets.
Some experts said it seemed probable that hackers had access to Twitter’s internal infrastructure
G20 sets out a rulebook for a common, international approach to regulating digital currencies like Facebook's Libra
The recommendations propose flexible, cross-border cooperation to avoid a stablecoin playing off one jurisdiction against another.
The government though is yet to act on these recommendations and is yet to finalse regulations around cryptocurrencies.
Is it a currency? A commodity? Bitcoin has an identity crisis, major implications for future of cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin lending offers lines of credit to crypto firms earning money in cryptocurrencies, such as payment processors or miners, looking to secure traditional money for covering expenses.
Cryptocurrency transactions opposed to protect integrity of banking system; no formal ban issued: RBI tells SC
The RBI said it had not banned cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin in India, but only ringfenced regulated entities like banks from risks involved in the trading of virtual instruments.
China's digital currency will not seek full control of individuals' transaction details, says central bank official
China is preparing to be the first country to roll out a digitised domestic currency, a development that is being closely watched by the world's financial services industries
The men downloaded 57 million Uber user records from Amazon.com Inc's cloud platform.
Xi Jinping said last week that China should accelerate the development of blockchain technology
Welcome To Video relied on bitcoin to sell access to 250,000 videos depicting child sexual abuse.
The UN Children’s Fund is now the first UN organization to hold and make transactions in cryptocurrency.
Facebook Libra has a destabilising effect on the global financial system, say critics.
Blockchain technology uses decentralised data storage to sidestep this issue, thereby building security into its very structure.
SIT on black money tells govt: Criminal gangs switch to cryptocurrency for money laundering, drug smuggling
Although there is no blanket ban on trading in cryptocurrency, the government has directed all the departments concerned and law enforcement agencies to take action under the existing laws.
The biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation was last down 7.6 percent at $9,936.
All members of the Hedera governing council have equal say in approving updates to the platform codebase.
Supply chain professionals can use blockchain technology to gather and use tracking data in new ways.
The panel was set up in 2017 by Arun Jaitley following reports of money laundering via the currencies