Online Course Teaches Russian-Speaking Hackers Latest Carding Tricks

It seems like Russia is becoming a major hub of illegal cyber activities. Now, the group of Russian speaking cyber-offenders is offering cyber-crime tricks through their six-month Online course. The wannabe hackers can enroll in this program and learn the basics to advance Online frauds and carding. This course is offered on Russian underground websites and it is available in Russian language. Working like a Carder’s University The Online cyber-hacking program is promoted as “WWH” which cost 45,000 Russian Ruble (Around $760) and additional cost of $200 for course materials etc. The money is to be paid through Bitcoin or Webmoney. The “WWH” program consists of 20 different topics and the time duration is six months in combined. The five expert instructors will guide the enrolled students through live webinars. The notes and course materials are provided through PDF files. The whole mechanism is very organized and it functions like Read more

CryptoCurrency Exchange BitThumb Hijacked

The CryptoCurrency Exchanged named as “Bithumb” which is the fourth largest by number and volume has been reported to be hijacked by unknown hijackers. They have been able to take off undetermined amount of funds. Bithumb has a very large user base in South Korea and many of the Korean users reported this loophole yesterday on 29th of June. Many of the users reported about the scams on local social sharing websites and many of them has claimed to lose large funds stored in their “Bithumb” account. After these complaints from North-Korean users, the company admitted this security breach in their official statement.  Details about the Bithumb Security Breach The company revealed to the local media that the hijacker first attacked the personal computer of a Bithumb employee and got access and details of 31,800 bitcoin users. This is about 3% of the user base of Bithumb. They got access Read more