Browsing the "Theft" Tag

Malaysian Thieves Drill Through Wall to Steal 85 Crypto Machines

| William Foxley

Authorities arrested five suspected in the theft of almost 100 bitcoin machines.

Fusion Network Loses Millions in Private Wallet Hack

| William Foxley

A private wallet operated by the Fusion Foundation was drained of its funds, accounting for roughly 25 percent of the total FSN token supply.

US Sanctions Three Alleged Crypto Hacking Groups From North Korea

| Richard Meyer

The U.S. Treasury mentioned cryptocurrency thefts as one of the reasons for the action against the Lazarus Group, Bluenoroff and Andariel.

Bitmain Sues Alleged Bitcoin Thief in US Federal Court

| Nikhilesh De

Bitmain has filed a lawsuit against an anonymous thief in a US federal court, who allegedly stoled 617 bitcoin from the crypto mining giant.

Iceland’s ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ Suspect Has Been Arrested

| Nikhilesh De

Iceland's alleged bitcoin mining computer thief Sindri Thor Stefansson, who escaped from prison last week, was arrested in Amsterdam Monday.

Alleged Bitcoin Miner Thief Says Police Held Him ‘Without Evidence’

| Nikhilesh De

Sindri Thor Stefansson, the alleged thief behind the "Big Bitcoin Heist," says he was free when he escaped from prison and flew to Sweden.

Bitcoin Mining Hardware Thief Escapes from Prison

| Nikhilesh De

Sindri Thor Stefansson, the alleged culprit behind the theft of 600 cryptomining computers, escaped from prison earlier this week.

Icelandic Police Are Hunting for Hundreds of Bitcoin Miners

| Nikhilesh De

Roughly 600 cryptomining computers were stolen from four Icelandic data centers, police report.

Crypto Regulation? Not Anytime Soon, Says White House Official

| Annaliese Milano

The White House cybersecurity coordinator said crypto regulation is still far from becoming a reality.

NEM Foundation: Stolen Coincheck Funds Not Sent to Exchanges

| Nikhilesh De

The 58 billion yen worth of XEM tokens are on the move, according to the NEM Foundation, but no attempt to sell them on exchanges has been made.