The Attack on Binance

The first major hack of Binance occurred yesterday. 7,074 BTC were stolen from Binance’s hot wallet. In a press release, Changpeng Zhao, Binance’s CEO stated : We have discovered a large scale security breach today, May 7, 2019 at 17:15:24. Hackers were able to obtain a large number of user API keys, 2FA codes, and…

May 16, 2019
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De-Anonymizing Anonymous Crypto Services

With the exit scam and proceeding arrests of administrators for the dark web market Wall Street Market(WSM), there are some important takeaways from the investigative work on the blockchain forensics. The arrests arose from the de-anonymizing of the bitcoin that were tumbled by the administrators of WSM. The largest concern here is not so much…

May 13, 2019
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