Robinhood Raises Cybersecurity Awareness After Insider Says 2,000 Accounts Exposed in the Hack

About 2,000 of trading app Robinhood accounts were compromised in a recent hack that stole customer funds. The popular online brokerage service also offers trading of limited cryptocurrencies, previously said that cybercriminals targeted only a “limited number” of customer funds. The service in itself wasn’t hacked, but users’ personal email Read more…

Financial Giant SBI Launching Security Token Offering for Digital Sports Subsidiary, Considers Tokenizing Real Estate and Fine Art

SBI Holdings announces that it will launch a security token offering (STO) for its digital sports subsidiary, SBI e-Sports Co., and that it is contemplating STOs for additional asset classes in the future. On Friday, Japan-based SBI Holdings released a press statement saying that SBI e-Sports “will implement a third-party Read more…

YFI Founder Andre Cronje ‘Still Building’ the DeFi Project that Got Hacked for $16 Million

Amidst the craze and shift toward non-fungible tokens (NFT), DeFi sweetheart yEarn’s founder Andre Cronje’s latest project saw rug pulled on $16 million. The project was Eminence Finance (EMN), an unreleased and unfinished gaming multiverse project whose smart contracts were deployed last night but without any announcement. But nothing remains Read more…

U.S. indictments against Chinese hackers include allegations of ‘crypto-jacking’ attacks

U.S. prosecutors have indicted five Chinese nationals for their involvement in a wide-ranging cybercrime campaign that includes cryptocurrency mining malware attacks. The indictments, unveiled Wednesday, centers around “computer intrusions affecting over 100 victim companies in the United States and abroad.” Victims include government institutions, software companies, computing and telecom companies Read more…

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