Month: January 2018

Has gold lost its shine amid Bitcoin’s rise? Analyst takes a closer look

JOHANNESBURG — In years to come, we could see a rivalry forming between those who invest in gold and those who rather decided to buy Bitcoin. There are many similarities (and fundamental differences) between Bitcoin and gold. For starters, while Bitcoin may t…

Cybercriminals Stealing From Cybercriminals Ransomware Victims Left Stranded

What do you get when you add Bitcoin, with a TOR network proxy and cybercriminals? Even more cybercrime! Bitcoin is the preferred cryptocurrency for ransomware payments. Like most cryptocurrencies it is largely anonymous, allowing the ransoming cybercriminals…

Cybercriminals Stealing From Cybercriminals Ransomware Victims Left Stranded

What do you get when you add Bitcoin, with a TOR network proxy and cybercriminals? Even more cybercrime! Bitcoin is the preferred cryptocurrency for ransomware payments. Like most cryptocurrencies it is largely anonymous, allowing the ransoming cybercriminals…