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January 11, 2018 3:01 PM Digital currencies tumble after South Korea considers trading ban

A hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, South Korea’s justice minister said Thursday that the country plans to ban crypto currency trading, but the presidential office said later that a ban is under review, though no policy changes have been made. The value of numerous forms of digital currency is tumbling after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin 10

January 10, 2018 5:12 PM Kodak shares surge as it becomes latest cryptocurrency convert

Kodak is partnering with WENN Digital to launch blockchain technology KodakOne and KodakCoin. NEW YORK—Kodak, which traces its roots to the early days of film-based photography, is getting into the digital licensing and cryptocurrency market as part of a partnership with WENN Digital. The companies are launching blockchain technology with KodakOne and KodakCoin 13

January 9, 2018 5:28 PM JPMorgan's Dimon regrets calling bitcoin a 'fraud'

Dimon commends blockchain, the technology used by bitcoin and other digital currencies JPMorgan chief executive Jamie Dimon regrets having called bitcoin a "fraud" but would still not be interested in the cryptocurrency, he said in an interview on Fox Business on Tuesday. Dimon, known for his candid comments, slammed the viability of bitcoin in September 20

December 1, 2017 4:24 PM Bitcoin rebounds after U.S. regulator approves futures

CME, CBOE to be 1st traditional U.S. regulated exchanges to list bitcoin-related financial contracts Bitcoin rebounded on Friday to hit the day's highs above $10,500 US, recovering from an earlier dip below $9,500 US, after the U.S. derivatives regulator said it would allow CME Group and CBOE Global Markets to list bitcoin futures. The announcement by the Commodity 12

July 24, 2017 5:29 PM No Russia collusion, Trump son-in-law Kushner tells Congress

WASHINGTON -- Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner denied Monday that he colluded with Russians in the course of U.S. President Donald Trump's White House bid and declared he has "nothing to hide." Behind closed doors, Kushner spoke to staff members of the House intelligence committee for nearly three hours at the Capitol, then made a brief public 16

June 27, 2017 9:22 PM Paying Off ‘Petya-Variant’ Ransomware Won’t Unlock Your Files

There's no way for the hackers to communicate with victims who find their files locked up. Early this morning the email address listed in the ransomware was blocked, the Posteo mail provider told NBC News in an email. "Our abuse-team has blocked the account very early today," Posteo co-founder Sabrina Löhr said. "We are in contact with the Federal Office 30

June 27, 2017 5:45 PM Cyberattack hits computer servers across the globe Add to ..

A ransomware attack hit computers across the world on Tuesday, taking out servers at Russia’s biggest oil company, disrupting operations at Ukrainian banks, and shutting down computers at multinational shipping and advertising firms. Cyber security experts said those behind the attack appeared to have exploited the same type of hacking tool used in the WannaCry 23

June 27, 2017 5:06 PM 'It's like WannaCry all over again': new ransomware attack infects computers across Europe

Victims so far include a Russian oil company, a Ukrainian media organization, and a global shipping firm A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia's biggest oil company, the country's banks, Ukraine's international airport as well as global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk. Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Group IB said hackers had exploited 24

June 27, 2017 5:04 PM Global Cyberattack: What We Know and Don’t Know

• Kaspersky reported that approximately 2,000 computer systems had been affected by the new ransomware so far. • Symantec, a Silicon Valley cybersecurity firm, confirmed that the ransomware was infecting computers through at least one exploit, or vulnerability to computer systems, known as Eternal Blue. • Eternal Blue was leaked online last April by a mysterious 21

May 16, 2017 5:40 PM Disney blackmailed over apparent movie hack: reports

Disney chief Bob Iger said Monday hackers claiming to have access to one of the company's unreleased movies were demanding a "huge" ransom, according to U.S. media reports. He did not reveal which film had been stolen but said the company would not be giving in to the blackmail attempt, according to The Hollywood Reporter, quoting Iger from a meeting 31