How up to 6,000 Coinbase customers were hacked after reportedly falling victim of phishing

Coinbase has suffered an authentication hack which ended up affecting up to 6,000 customers, according to a breach-notification letter the crypto exchange sent to affected customers. This hack may be one of the largest hacks to have been suffered by Coinbase.The hack was due to a flaw in Coinbase's multi-factor authentication system which the hacker(s) explored to gain access into the...

Bitcoin.org website (not bitcoin, the cryptocurrency) has been hacked.

Bitcoin.org website (not bitcoin, the cryptocurrency) was hacked by scammers in a giveaway scam on Thursday 23 September 2021. Claiming that the Bitcoin Foundation is “giving back to the community", the giveaway scam took the form of a pop-up message that blocked the homepage screen. The pop-up message invited visitors to send money to a bitcoin wallet and get double the...