Tag: ledger

Jan 15 2021

Ledger Data Breaches – a Timeline

Jan 15 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency news hack ledger wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ledger fell victim to two data breaches in 2020 Ledger itself was hacked while ecommerce provider Shopify was also targeted We break down the two Ledger data breaches and what has happened with them Yesterday’s...

Jan 14 2021

Ledger Identifies 20,000 More Victims From Shopify Breach

Jan 14 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency news hack ledger wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ledger has confirmed a Shopify data breach that has added 20,000 victims to the 1.29 million known about from Ledger’s own hack The Shopify hack was revealed in May but dismissed as “rumors” by the company Two Shopify employees stole and sold...

Jan 13 2021

Ledger Offering 10 Bitcoin to Catch Rogue Shopify Employees Who Leaked Data

Jan 13 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business hack ledger phishing shopify

Last month, hackers made public data from Ledger's e-commerce and marketing databases. Today, Ledger revealed the hacker's connection to e-commerce giant Shopify. Data Theft Led Rogue Employees at Shopify This massive...

Bitcoin Wallet Maker Ledger Woes Worsen With Rogue Shopify Data Theft

Jan 13 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

Bitcoin hardware wallet maker Ledger has recently put a spotlight on personal financial security after hackers leaked the details of thousands of customers online. Those who sought to protect themselves from criminals instead were pushed into the line of fire. Now the situation for Ledger has gotten much worse, after an email to customers was distributed informing them of yet another data security...

Ledger Adds Bitcoin Bounty and New Data Security After Hack

Jan 13 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin bounties data security hacks ledger

Ledger was also targeted by hackers in Shopify's data breach.

Dec 23 2020

From SIM Swaps to Home-Invasion Threats, Ledger Leak Has Cascading Consequences

Dec 23 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business cybersecurity data hack ledger

The incident shows the variety of ways data can be used to hurt people, and raises questions about how and if certain data should be retained at all.

Ledger Leak: Bitcoin Investor Threatened With Kidnapping, Murder

Dec 23 2020 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

This week, a leak related to a Bitcoin cold storage wallet manufacturer's customer database was escalated when a hacker exposed its true severity. Instead of the initial over 9000 customers Ledger claimed were affected, there were actually 270,000 individuals that had their name, address, phone number, and more made public. Each passing day, the impact of the leak begins to spread and show...

Ledger Hack: Users Reporting Death Threats And Fake Emails Following The Database Leak

Dec 23 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbusd btceur btcgbp btcjpy

Ledger users have reported receiving death threats and fake emails following the recent ledger hack compromising the database. What's even worst, the Sim Swapping attacks have begun, with scammers sending "apology...

Dec 22 2020

Crypto Wallet Provider Ledger Hacked: Data Leak Results in Phishing Scams

Ledger, a cryptocurrency wallet provider has encountered a data breach. The official Twitter account of the hardware wallet tweeted that they have been alerted to the dump of a client database on Raidforum. The firm stated that it is still verifying the hack but initial clues intimate it is from its e-commerce database from this past June....

Dec 21 2020

Bitcoin And Crypto PSA: How To Protect Yourself From The Ledger Leak

Dec 21 2020 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

Among the first advice crypto investors are given when buying Bitcoin or altcoins, is to immediately get a hardware wallet and move any newly bought coins to cold storage for safe-keeping. But unfortunately for the crypto community and the potential safety of their digital assets, top hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has suffered a critical customer database leak, exposing the personal details and even...

Ledger Hack Database Dumped on Public Forum

Dec 21 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency news hack ledger wallet

Reading Time: 3 minutes The database of Ledger hack victims, which includes the physical addresses of over 250,000 customers, has been publicly dumped on a hacker forum The Leger hack took place in June with the details selling for six figures Ledger acknowledged that...

Why Ledger Kept All That Customer Data in the First Place

Sunday’s dump of customer emails and addresses serves as a sobering reminder that even a maker of hardware crypto wallets can become a data honeypot.

Dec 14 2020

Ledger Wallet Scam Campaign Not Letting Up

Dec 14 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency news hack ledger scam

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ledger wallet scam continues to claim victims, four months after the hack In July, around a million use emails were stolen from the hardware wallet maker’s database Emails and SMS messages from the scammers have been accelerating in recent...

Dec 01 2020

Crypto Wallet Maker Ledger Hires Luxury Brand Exec to Grow Consumer Business

Dec 01 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business hardware wallets hires ledger lvmh

Ledger's new chief experience officer hails from luxury conglomerate LVMH, which owns brands like Louis Vuitton, Givenchy and Christian Dior.

Nov 25 2020

Save 40% On Ledger Hardware Wallet – Black Friday/Cyber Monday Discount

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the two days of the year when we go searching for the best deals and offers. Even though the cryptocurrency industry is relatively new, we are expecting to see more irresistible deals in the coming days. For now, I have great news for all the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency users who have been eying on getting a hardware...

Nov 24 2020

Ledger Nano X Review

Nov 24 2020 Published at UseTheBitcoin under tags  guides ledger ledger nano x review

The cryptocurrency market needed to have a secure way to protect their virtual currencies. This is where the Ledger Nano X enters into play. Ledger, one of the […]

Nov 23 2020

Black Friday: Ledger Announces 40% Discount on Ledger Nano X and S

Ledger has just announced its biggest promotion of the year for Black Friday. The company announced that they are offering a 40% discount on their Ledger Nano X […]

Nov 11 2020

Changelly’s October Digest

Fall is a time of transition. Nature is changing, and so is the cryptocurrency market. This October, instant cryptocurrency exchange Changelly has welcomed three new tokens to its family of 170+ assets available for quick swaps and purchases. We also strengthened our partnership with top hardware wallet Ledger. October is one of our favorite months of the year because of how festive it...

Oct 13 2020

Instant Swap Platform Changelly Is Now Available Through Ledger Live

New York, October 13 Changelly, the leading cryptocurrency exchange platform, announced today that its API was integrated into...

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