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Hackers selling X Gold accounts on dark web for phishing, scams: Report

Cybercriminals are profiting from X "Gold" verification badge by selling compromised accounts for p…

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Millennials fall for investment scams a lot — even more than boomers

More millennials reported being duped by investment scams than people over 60, according to the FBI.

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X is left with advertisers pushing dubious cryptocurrency and AI 'undressing' apps, users say after Musk's outburst

Experts in social media and advertising say an advertiser exodus has left X reliant on smaller, les…

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Hackers target bestselling NFT artist Beeple's Twitter account and make off with $438,000 from followers through a phishing scam

"Stay safe out there," the NFT artist told his followers after the targeted scam. Beeple in 2021 so…

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Kraken is listing shiba inu coin a month after the crypto exchange teased the move on Twitter

The move does not come as a total surprise, especially after Kraken on November 1 teased Twitter us…

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Facebook’s fake crypto ads are being taken to court by Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest

In more bad news for Facebook, Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest has filed a criminal case agai…

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Twitter account of PM Modi's personal website hacked — asks followers for Bitcoin and Ethereum donations

However, Twitter claims that this particular breach was not due to a compromise of its systems o…

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About half of the crypto donation campaigns for Ukraine were scams, says blockchain research report

"They raised anywhere from a couple of hundred dollars to a couple thousand, before being taken dow…

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Indian crypto exchanges, influencers fall prey to hacks promoting crypto scam

Exchanges like WazirX, CoinDCX and CoinSwitch Kuber were amongst the ones affected.YouTubers like A…

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'Squid Game' token goes offline after skyrocketing 75,000% - and that means the 'scam' is over, CoinGecko says

A cryptocurrency inspired by "Squid Game" jumped 75,000% as buyers crowded in, but dead links to it…

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After losing $8,000 in an altcoin scam, one man started a group that hunts down crypto frauds

After falling victim to fraud, 52-year-old Robert Browning started a group called RugSeekers to fin…

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Narendra Modi's Twitter account hacked with Bitcoin post — 'India has officially adopted bitcoin as legal tender'

"The Twitter handle of PM @narendramodi was very briefly compromised. The matter was escalated t…

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Suspect in 2016 Bitfinex bitcoin heist made raunchy TikTok raps on her 'hacker mindset' and wrote a cybersecurity article

Heather R. Morgan had an alter-ego as rapper "Razzlekhan," and dubbed herself the "Crocodile of Wal…

Natasha Dailey   


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Elon Musk says Twitter introducing NFT profile pictures is 'annoying'

"Twitter is spending engineering resources on this bs while crypto scammers are throwing a spambot …

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A crypto project that raised $60 million overnight using a dog meme saw all of that money go missing in what may have been a phishing attack

The ANKH token's price effectively went to zero in the wake of what appears to be a phishing attack…

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A star from 'The O.C.' has slammed Kim Kardashian and other celebrities for shilling crypto - calling it a 'moral disaster'

"The Hollywoodization of crypto is a moral disaster," said Ben McKenzie, the actor who played Ryan …

Harry Robertson   


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Mozilla cofounder accuses the internet browser company of partnering with 'planet-incinerating Ponzi gifters' by accepting crypto donations

Jamie Zawinski tweeted "f--- you and f--- this" at Mozilla's announcement about the donations, sayi…

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Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak is suing YouTube after grifters used his likeness to promote extensive bitcoin scams

The suit accuses YouTube of knowingly making money off the videos as users fell victim, and comes d…

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Elon Musk disses YouTube for 'nonstop scam ads' after threatening to walk away from Twitter purchase over bots

Over the past few years, YouTube has been hit with a series of cryptocurrency scams. In 2020, the c…

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