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US Charges Singaporean Miner Who Stole $5M Worth of Cloud Computing Power

The United States prosecutors have officially indicted a man from Singapore for using stolen identities to illegally utilize Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing power for crypto mining.According to the indictment initially filed on Oct. 1, Ho Jun Jia was charged with eight counts of wire fraud, four counts of

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Bitfinex ‘Chainswaps’ $5M Worth of USDT Onto EOS Protocol

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex in conjunction with EOSFinex, its decentralized trading platform, have announced that they had successfully completed a “chainswap” to convert $5 million worth of Tether (USDT) stablecoins onto the EOS blockchain protocol.According to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Oct. 5, this way the companies aim

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HitBTC Claims Startup Faked Balances as it Denies Freezing $20M Worth of Crypto

Cryptocurrency exchange HitBTC has denied allegations that it froze Brazillian investment startup Atlas Quantum’s funds, claiming the evidence is forged.Atlas Quantum claims the exchange froze $20.7MIn a Twitter argument which began on Oct. 2, the exchange said it had no record of blocking the accounts of Atlas Quantum. The latter

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Gran West Agreed to Comply with Judge to Reimburse £900,000 worth of Bitcoin to his victims

According to news published by The Guardian on August 23, 2019, cybercriminal Gran West has agreed to collaborate with justice to reimburse the victims of his crimes. The amount to be paid as a way of compensation to the losers equals to £915,305.77 pounds.  Spontaneous Collaboration Gran West, the 27-year old hacker

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