The exchange said it helped British police bust a cybercriminal who sold phishing tools that resulted in the theft of millions of pounds.
Two Canadian nationals posed as HitBTC customer service representatives in order to steal a user's login credentials.
Scams are an epidemic in the crypto space, and clumsy actions by big tech companies can open up the opportunities, as MetaMask learned recently.
The excitement surrounding ICOs has left investors vulnerable to phishing attacks, diminishing the reputation of the new investment mechanism.
Due to a phishing scam, investors in the Bee Token ICO have actually sent nearly $1 million to malicious actors instead.
When phishing sites tried to con investors during its recent ICO, Blockstack used its tech expertise to turn the tables on the tricksters.
Law enforcement officials have confirmed that hackers from North Korea sought to steal bitcoins from exchanges in South Korea.
A Connecticut resident has pleaded guilty to charges that he stole more than $300,000 in bitcoin as part of a phishing scheme.
A legal fight between bitcoin payment processor BitPay and a major insurance company has ended, court documents reveal.
The Bitcoin Foundation has warned that two unaffiliated fake websites are trying to con users out of their funds.