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Fake Developer Sneaks Malicious Code into BitPay’s Copay Wallet

| Yogita Khatri

The Copay wallet from crypto payments processor BitPay has been compromised by a hacker, the firm warns. An updated version has been released.

Hackers Breach Popular Web Analytics Site to Target Crypto Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io was apparently the target of hackers who compromised a widely used web analytics platform.

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Hackers Behind Zaif Crypto Exchange Theft May Have Been Exposed

| Yogita Khatri

Cybersecurity experts from Mitsubishi Group say they may have identified data that could locate the hackers of the Zaif crypto exchange.

23-Year-Old Australian Woman Arrested Over Theft of 100,000 XRP

| Yogita Khatri

A 23-year-old woman from Sydney, Australia, has been arrested over the alleged theft of XRP worth over $300,000 at the time.

SpankChain Says Hacker Returned Stolen Crypto Funds

| Nikhilesh De

SpankChain reported Thursday night that a hacker who stole 165 ETH from its payment platform had returned the funds.

Nearly $1 Billion Stolen In Crypto Hacks So Far This Year: Research

| Yogita Khatri

The losses related to crypto hacks continue to rise sharply, with nearly $1 billion stolen in the first nine months of 2018, research suggests.

Zaif Crypto Exchange Reveals Takeover In New Hack Refund Plan

| Wolfie Zhao

After a major hack on the Zaif exchange, its operator has now revealed a refund plan that will see it being taken over by another crypto firm.

SpankChain Loses $40K in Hack Due to Smart Contract Bug

| Daniel Palmer

SpankChain, a cryptocurrency project focused on the adult industry, lost almost $40,000 due to a smart contract flaw on Saturday.

The Crowd Machine Crypto Token Theft: What We Know So Far

| David Floyd

A crypto startup aiming to disrupt AWS has suffered a massive token theft. While few details are available, here's what we know and don't know.

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Japan Lost $540 Million to Crypto Hacks in First Half of 2018

| Daniel Palmer

Japan's police agency has released data revealing that cyberattacks leading to thefts of cryptocurrency rose sharply earlier this year.