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A Mysterious Hacker Group Is On a Supply Chain Hijacking Spree

A group of likely Chinese hackers has poisoned the software of at least six companies in just the last three years.

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Alternative Bitcoin Cash Full Node Bchd Now Includes Public API
May04

Alternative Bitcoin Cash Full Node Bchd Now Includes Public API

On May 3, the developers behind the Bchd project, a Bitcoin Cash full node implementation written in Go (golang), announced the release of a public application programming interface (API). The latest API feature shipped with the new version 0.14.3 offers an out-of-the-box solution that the Bchd developers say “just works.” Also read: Indian Supreme Court Postpones Crypto Case at Government’s Request Bchd Developers...

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Europol Claims New Scalps – Chaos as Darknet Markets are Downed
May04

Europol Claims New Scalps – Chaos as Darknet Markets are Downed

In the last 72 hours, numerous darknet markets (DNMs) have been downed in a concerted DDoS attack. Meanwhile, Europol has been crowing over its success in toppling two markets that were already known to be stricken, Wall Street and Valhalla. As the dust settles, darknet users have been trying to separate FUD from fact. Also read: The Darknet Rises With 6 New Markets Europol Claims Two New Scalps from the Dark Side of the Web Three...

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Markets Update: Optimism Grows as Cryptocurrency Prices Surge
May04

Markets Update: Optimism Grows as Cryptocurrency Prices Surge

Cryptocurrency markets are seeing fresh gains today as the entire cryptoconomy has gathered $186 billion market valuation after gaining $16 billion over the last 24 hours. The most notable coins leading the charge within the top 10 positions today include litecoin, eos, and bitcoin cash. Also read: $500K of BCH Shuffled in Record-Breaking Cashshuffle Transaction $16 Billion Added to the Cryptoconomy Digital asset markets are doing...

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