Logo


India Hit with Crime Wave as Cryptocurrencies Continue to Gain

  • Published on: Jun 13, 2018 - 1:30 AM
  • Source: Bitcoinist

India Hit with Crime Wave as Cryptocurrencies Continue to GainIt seems that every time a new technology emerges, so too do ne’er-do-wells seeking to exploit that technology for their own gain. Cryptocurrencies are no exception. Bitcoin’s meteoric rise last December led to a whole slew of hacks and scams being perpetrated around the world. Of late, India has been experiencing its own crypto crime wave that shows no signs of abating anytime soon. Scams, Bamboozles, and Hoodwinks 2018 is going to be one for the record books. In the first half of this year alone, more than $2 billion has been lost to cryptocurrency exchange hacks and scams. India, in p …

Read More


More Bitcoin News

CEO of BBVA Bank: Blockchain ‘Is Immature and Has Major (Coin Telegraph)
Bitcoin Influence by the Financial Elite Isn’t Necessarily a (Live Bitcoin News)
Bank of Korea Not Yet Ready for a Central Bank Digital Currency (Bitcoinist)
John McAfee Will No Longer Promote ICOs, Cites ‘SEC Threats’ (Coin Telegraph)
Survey: HNWIs Want Better Advice Investing in Cryptocurrencies (Live Bitcoin News)
Blockchain Platform to Challenge App Stores With ‘Borderless (Coin Telegraph)
Energi Mine and Electra Commercial Vehicles Partnership Set to (Bitcoinist)
IBM Launches Blockchain-Powered Media Transactions Tracker to (Coin Telegraph)
Turcoin Ponzi Scheme Exposed, Founders Flee with Millions (Bitcoin.com)
Bitcoin And Ethereum Forecast: Down – But Surely Not Out (Bitcoinist)
Binance to Power Malta Stock Exchange’s Startup Accelerator (Cryptovest)
Chain Accelerator Opens Its Doors to Blockchain, Crypto Startups (Bitcoin Magazine)
US Ethics Office Issues Guidelines to Exec Branch on Crypto (Cryptovest)
Ethbay is Revolutionizing the Online Marketplace Industry (Bitcoinist)
Broken Switch Leads to over 5 Million Failed Visa Transactions (Live Bitcoin News)
Driving Blockchain Forward: Automotive Advances With Blockchain (Coin Telegraph)
“I Am the Real Satoshi” Claims Hawaiian Man After Filing (Bitcoin.com)
Top Investors Have Quietly Earned a 60% Return, Why Are You (Bitcoinist)
EOS Will See ‘Massive Exchange Hack’ This Year, Cornell (Bitcoinist)
Millionaires Want In on the Crypto Space, but Wealth Management (Cryptovest)
Crypto Startup Circle Reveals How It Chooses New Token Listings (Coindesk)
Content Delivery Networks Enter The Blockchain Space (Cryptovest)
Cointelegraph Launches Aggregator Platform for DApp Discovery, (Coin Telegraph)
The Anonymous Bitcoin.org Owner Accuses BTC Mining Pools of (Bitcoin.com)


Frontpage