4 of 5 Bitcoin QR Code Generators Are Complete Scams – CCN Markets

4 of 5 Bitcoin QR Code Generators Are Complete Scams – CCN Markets

TwitterFacebookLinkedInReddit A report finds that 4 out of the top 5 Google results for Bitcoin QR code generators link to websites hosted by scammers. | Source: Shutterstock An analysis of Bitcoin QR code generators reveals the precarious state of basic security in the cryptocurrency sphere. A report from ZenGo shows four out of the top…

McAfee Blasts Twitter Over Callous Disregard for Bitcoin Scams

McAfee Blasts Twitter Over Callous Disregard for Bitcoin Scams

Renegade John McAfee slammed Twitter on Monday for its callous disregard for Bitcoin scams after an impersonator was caught on Medium. | Source: AP Photo/Moises Castillo (i), REUTERS / Dado Ruvic (ii). Image Edited by CCN. Early on Monday, CCN brought to light the misadventures of an insidious scammer pretending to be none other than…

Canadian Police Warn Public About Emerging Bitcoin Scams

Canadian Police Warn Public About Emerging Bitcoin Scams

Advertisement TweetShare Canadian police have warned the public about getting caught up in Bitcoin scams and to exercise some caution when investing their money in cryptocurrency. It has been an interesting year for crypto scams and controversies with some of the most famous names in the world such as Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled getting…

South Korean Crypto Exchange Pure Bit Exit Scams with 13,000 Ether

South Korean Crypto Exchange Pure Bit Exit Scams with 13,000 Ether

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn According to Korean blockchain news provider Blockchain ROK, newcomer exchange Pure Bit has effectively exit scammed with at least 13,000 in investor Ethereum in hand. As evidence of the scam, BROK points to the fact that the exchange’s CEO has changed his name on popular Korean social media network Kakao to…

North Korea Enablers in Singapore Operated Crypto Scams to Fund Regime: Report

North Korea Enablers in Singapore Operated Crypto Scams to Fund Regime: Report

Advertisement Cybersecurity company Recorded Future has released a lengthy expose claiming that North Korea uses cryptocurrency to skirt U.S.-imposed economic sanctions alongside a shady network of collaborators and enablers in Singapore. The company claims that in addition to mining coins like bitcoin and monero, North Korean leaders have also been involved in promoting cryptocurrency scams…

Texas Regulators Shut Down Three Cryptocurrency Scams

Texas Regulators Shut Down Three Cryptocurrency Scams

Advertisement The Texas State Securities Board has issued an emergency action to halt the deceitful offerings of investments in three cryptocurrency related schemes. The agency entered a cease and desist order against Coins Miner Investment Ltd, DigitalBank Ltd, as well as Ultimate Assets, who is charged for offering Texans misleading ROIs and promising to grow…