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Man steals over $122 million from Facebook and Google by sending fake invoices

Man tricks Facebook and Google into paying him fake invoices worth $122 million A Lithuanian man scammed Facebook and Google into paying over more than US$122 million just by sending them random fake invoices. Evaldas Rimasauskas, a 50-year-old Lithuanian citizen, who plead guilty in New York’s Southern District Court last […]

Teen hacker makes over $1 million in hunting software bugs

19-year-old teenager topped the charts for making millions from ethical hacking HackerOne, a vulnerability coordination, and bug bounty platform announced that an Argentina-based teenager has become the first hacker for making over $1 million in bounty payout awards. Santiago Lopez, a 19-year-old, a self-taught hacker from native Argentina, who goes […]

‘Moneytaker’ hacker group stole millions from U.S. and Russian banks

Russian hacking group steals more than $10 million from U.S. banks A Moscow-based security firm, Group-IB has discovered a new group of Russian-speaking hackers who have stolen millions of dollars since May 2016 through international heists. In a 36-page report published on Monday, Group-IB, which runs the largest computer forensics laboratory in […]

IT worker ‘accidentally’ dumped bitcoin worth millions in the garbage

This man now wants to dig the landfill site to recover the thrown away 7500 bitcoins Bitcoin, a highly volatile and virtual currency created in 2009, has seen a sudden surge in its price since the start of 2017. Recently, the bitcoin breached the $14,000 mark bringing joy to many […]

Bitcoin Exchange NiceHash Hacked, Over $67 Million In Bitcoin Stolen

Largest Cryptocurrency Mining Market NiceHash Hacked And Over $67M In Bitcoin Stolen NiceHash, touted as one of the world’s largest Bitcoin trading and mining site, has revealed that hackers have compromised its payment system and wiped out its entire Bitcoin wallet, resulting in over $60 million loss. For those unaware, […]