Man used brother’s credentials to steal $4.8M seized Bitcoin
Gary James Harmon, a 31-year-old man from Cleveland, Ohio, has been sentenced to four years and three months…
April 28, 2023
Doctor Paid $60k in Bitcoin to Hire Dark Web Hitmen
Ronald Craig Ilg, 56 of Spokane, Washington wanted dark web hitmen to assault his wife and a former colleague.
January 29, 2023
US seizes $1.4 billion in Bitcoin from Silk Road Market Scammer
The seizure of 50,000 Bitcoin took place in November 2021 when authorities raided the home of James Zhong, a 32-year-old in Gainesville, Georgia - The value of the seized BTC was $3.36 billion at that time.
November 7, 2022
US offers $10m reward for decisive info on DarkSide ransomware gang
The US is offering $10 million to anyone who can provide information to law enforcement authorities on the infamous DarkSide ransomware gang that may help in locating and arresting its operators.
November 4, 2021
Defi protocol THORChain loses $8 million in “seemingly whitehat” attack
THORChain said that "the hacker deliberately limited their impact, seemingly a whitehat."
July 26, 2021
Fake DarkSide gang demands 100 BTC from companies
The original DarkSide ransomware gang had quit operating last month after the attack on Colonial Pipeline.
June 18, 2021
Crypto firm Tether claims hackers have demanded $24m in ransom
Tether has refused to pay the 500 BTC ransom demand made by hackers.
March 1, 2021
Ransomware group donates $20,000 in BTC to two charities
The DarkSide ransomware group says it donated 0.88 BTC each to "Children International" and "The Water Project" charities.
October 21, 2020
KuCoin crypto exchange loses $150m after hackers drain its hot wallets
Hackers have stolen a whopping $150 million worth of cryptocurrency from KuCoin, a major crypto exchange based in Singapore.
September 26, 2020
Hackers halted Argentina borders service after ransomware attack
Argentina's immigration agency network was compromised with the NetWalker ransomware attack.
September 8, 2020