Tag: wallet

Jan 18 2021

Meet Arculus – The Credit Card-Shaped Cold Storage Solution

Jan 18 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  wallet

On Monday, a new project called Arculus unveiled their cold storage solution. Their solution promises to be an attractive alternative to traditional cold storage solutions like Ledger and Trezor. The Arculus Key card has the slim form factor of a credit card, and provides an air-gapped...

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

FinCEN Extends Comment Period for Controversial Crypto Wallet Rule by 15 Days

Jan 14 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  news policy & regulation wallet

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network is providing an additional 15 days for comments on the proposed reporting requirements regarding unhosted crypto wallets.

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

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...

Don’t Store Your Bitcoin in Google Docs – Or Your Passwords!

Jan 13 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news hack scam wallet

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many people use Google Docs to store information, such as passwords and Bitcoin information If you’re storing a password or Bitcoin seed phrase in a Google Doc, you need to sort it out, or risk losing everything Use a password management app to...

Tiny Amount of Crypto Hit Your Wallet? It’s Likely a Dust Attack

Jan 13 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news hack scam wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes A dust attack might seem small and insignificant, but it could change your life If the attacker behind the dust has enough information, your whole pseudonymous identity could be compromised If you get dusted, act fast and smart if you’re going to...

Jan 06 2021

Make Sure You Test New Wallets and Exchanges Before You Go Big

Reading Time: 2 minutes Everyone wants financial freedom, but few want to put in the hard work As a result, many people skip testing and this results in hacks and scams Testing takes a few hours and gives you total peace of mind The crypto world encourages us to...

Coinberry Adds Institutional Grade Crypto Protection

Reading Time: 2 minutes Coinberry is kicking off 2021 with a bang, partnering with Gemini Trust This institutional Grade Custodial solution will keep user funds safe The new year is just getting bigger and better for crypto users and traders! In a world where...

Dec 30 2020

Watch Out for Typo Squatters – They’re Rampant

Dec 30 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news hack scam wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Typo squatters are all over the place, but they’re ramping up their attacks Typo squatters can be easy to identify if you read things carefully and take time to check links Together we can make typo squatters vanish from the face of the Earth by...

Dec 23 2020

Info Leaked in the Ledger Hack? Take These Steps

Dec 23 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news hack wallet

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Ledger Hack back in June appears to have been filled with a lot more data than Ledger originally mentioned If your data was included in the data dump from the Ledger hack, it’s worth taking these steps to secure yourself once more The data...

Dec 21 2020

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...

Dec 16 2020

DigiByte Travelling Around the World Thanks to Changeangel

Dec 16 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption digibyte digibyte news wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Changeangel has seeded a pay it forward promo to raise awareness about DigiByte The DigiByte pot has travelled all over, and some have even added to the pot More and more people are getting to experience DigiByte thanks to this epic promo...

Dec 15 2020

Nexus Mutual Founder Loses $8 Million After MetaMask Hack

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nexus Mutual founder Hugh Karp has seen over $8 million in NXM tokens stolen from his hardware wallet The hacker was able to install a compromised version of MetaMask onto Karp’s computer The hacker completed KYC on the platform but it seems that...

Dec 13 2020

Unique Bitcoin Addresses – Why You Can’t Trust The Data

Dec 13 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption bitcoin bitcoin news wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Unique Bitcoin addresses used to be useful in showing the adoption of the cryptocurrency among users, but not any more Very few Bitcoin users use just one address, with heavy users burning through dozens in a short space of time Such data is good...

Dec 11 2020

4 Top Ways to Secure Your Crypto Wallet

Cryptocurrencies were once reserved for programmers, gamers, and tech moguls. But the last ten years has seen people from all walks of life take the opportunity to invest in this alternative system. This increased popularity has made cryptocurrencies an attractive target for cybercriminals, and crypto scams are rife.

Dec 09 2020

Will Bitcoin Ever Come Back to Minecraft?

Dec 09 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption bitcoin bitcoin news wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin servers used to be rather popular in Minecraft, with hundreds of people playing all day Eventually, Bitcoin Minecraft servers were switched off, but does it have to be for good? There’s no sign of Bitcoin making a comeback to Minecraft,...

Dec 04 2020

How Far Will You Go to Protect Your Bitcoin?

Dec 04 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news cryptocurrency wallet

Reading Time: 3 minutes If you take Bitcoin security seriously, a Yeti wallet might be for you There are 3 levels of Yeti wallets available, depending on your security appetite Yeti wallets aren’t for the faint hearted as they require a lot of work to get going...

Dec 03 2020

Google Authenticator Finally Gets Transfer Account Support

Dec 03 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption cryptocurrency news hack wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Google Authenticator has finally gotten a new look and a highly requested feature You can now recover your Google Authenticator account thanks to the latest update This means Google Authenticator now finally has the features to compete with other...

Lykke Moves to Delist KIN and Gives Update on XRP AirDrop

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lykke will be dropping support for KIN by the end of december as it merges with Solana Additionally, Lykke won’t be taking part in the FLR airdrop for XRP holders You’ve got until Dec 30 to remove KIN from Lykke and until the 12th to move your...

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