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Lightning network vulnerability discovered, upgrade immediately

Lightning network node operators running LND versions prior to the Oct. 1 version 0.11 upgrade have been urged to upgrade immediately after a vulnerability was discovered affecting LND versions 0.10 and below.The vulnerability was made public in an Oct. 9 announcement from Lightning engineer Conner Fromknecht, Head of Cryptographic Engineering

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New Trojans Targeting Major Crypto Exchanges Apps Discovered

ThreatFabric, an Amsterdam-based cybersecurity firm specializing in threats to the financial industry, has identified the "Cerberus" Trojan that steals 2-Factor Authentication (2FA) codes generated by the Google Authenticator app for internet banking, email accounts, and cryptocurrency exchanges.US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is one of the crypto platforms listed in Cerberus’

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Security Analysts: New Crypto Mining Malware for Linux Was Discovered

Cybercriminals are now exploring new platforms and ways to carry out crypto mining attacks using malicious software (also known as cryptojacking), along with ways to keep the malware undetected.One of such malware attacks has recently been identified by two threat-analysts. Skidmap, a new Linux malware, is not only capable of

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Five Critical Vulnerabilities Discovered in EOS in 2019, HackerOne Data Shows

EOS.io, the company responsible for the development of fourth-largest crypto by market cap EOS, has handed over bug bounties for five critical vulnerabilities this year. Public activity on breach disclosure platform HackerOne revealed the bounties.On Jan. 10, $40,750 was awarded to five white hat hackers on the platform by EOS.io,

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Bitcoin Generating Email Spoofing BBC Website Discovered

My Online Security, a UK-based cybersecurity website has discovered a spoofing attack which masquerades as the BBC‘s website, and redirects users to an affiliate bitcoin generation page and phishing platform, Security Intelligence reports on January 15. Email Scamming For Bitcoin Reportedly, an email scam is on the loose, and it was brought

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