Sorry for your loss.Image: Karl Tapales/Getty Images By Jack Morse2018-02-15 19:50:17 UTC All your money is gone. Whoops! Sorry for your loss. The world of cryptocurrency trading is notoriously risky, but it wasn’t supposed to be like this. Some Coinbase account holders are losing their shit today as they look to their bank statements toRead More
It was a hell of a ride. Peaking at nearly $11,400 earlier this week, Bitcoin’s value dropped by a fifth Thursday, deflating the cryptocurrency’s explosive growth since last year. Reuters: One market-watcher attributed the fall to outages in bitcoin exchanges and the heavy price surge of recent times. “Naturally a few of the early bitcoinRead More
In The Network Structure of Opioid Distribution on a Darknet Cryptomarket, (Sci-Hub mirror), a paper presented today at the American Sociological Association meeting in Montreal, social scientists Scott W. Duxbury and Dana L. Haynie lay out their findings on using fake bad reviews to disrupt the darknet drug-trade.
Darknet drug sellers areRead More
The Wannacry worm burned through the world’s unpatched IT systems, hitting more than 80 countries in 24 hours, taking down hospitals, airlines, banks and logistics companies, until a hidden killswitch was able to halt its spread.
The Wannacry worm owed its virulence to its use of leaked NSA cyberweapon — a defectRead More