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Episode 33: Grid+, Exit Scams, Spankchain Hack, BCH Fork, and WEX vs Binance

The CoinSec Podcast

Release Date: 11/03/2018

Episode 37: Coinnest Accidental Airdrop, KYC Data For Sale, Mining Rig Ransomware, and Fake IOTA Seed Generators show art Episode 37: Coinnest Accidental Airdrop, KYC Data For Sale, Mining Rig Ransomware, and Fake IOTA Seed Generators

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Coinnest accidentally airdropped millions in Bitcoin to traders on their exchange. Also, is hacked know-your-customer data being sold on the Darkweb? Fake IOTA seed generators led to millions of dollars being stolen. A new ransomware is infecting Bitcoin mining rigs.

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Episode 36: Grin, Cryptopia Hacked, Critical Beam Vuln, and Pirate Bay Torrent Malware show art Episode 36: Grin, Cryptopia Hacked, Critical Beam Vuln, and Pirate Bay Torrent Malware

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We discuss Grin, a new MimbleWimble-based cryptocurrency. Also, Cryptopia was hacked, a critical vulnerability was found in the Beam wallet, and we discuss a nifty trick that attackers are using to trick torrenters into installing malware.

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Episode 35: CoinSec 1-Year Anniversary Episode, FPGA's, ETC Attack, and Beam show art Episode 35: CoinSec 1-Year Anniversary Episode, FPGA's, ETC Attack, and Beam

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This episode is our 1-year anniversary episode. We talked about what happened in 2018 and some predictions for 2019. We also chatted about the Ethereum Classic 51% attack, FPGA's, and some new coins to mine.

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Episode 34: HASH WARS - BCH Fork, Mining Attacks, Ransomware, and Blockchain Games show art Episode 34: HASH WARS - BCH Fork, Mining Attacks, Ransomware, and Blockchain Games

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Bitcoin Cash split into Bitcoin Cash ABC and Bitcoin Cash SV. We talk about the potential attacks that might take place from either side. Additionally, we discuss various mining attacks as well as a some new ransomware.

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Episode 33: Grid+, Exit Scams, Spankchain Hack, BCH Fork, and WEX vs Binance show art Episode 33: Grid+, Exit Scams, Spankchain Hack, BCH Fork, and WEX vs Binance

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This week we discuss the impending Bitcoin Cash fork. Also, we take a look at Grid+ products. Binance froze funds for WEX accounts. We chat about Ravencoin Asset class activation. There were some exit scams, hacks and more.

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Episode 32: Super Micro Malicious Chip, Monero Burning Bug, IBM Blockchain-based Security System, and Vulnerable Exchanges show art Episode 32: Super Micro Malicious Chip, Monero Burning Bug, IBM Blockchain-based Security System, and Vulnerable Exchanges

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IBM won a patent for a blockchain-based security system. Studies show that %54 of crypto exchanges have vulnerabilities. Monero fixed the "burning bug". Super Micro boards potentially have a tiny hardware backdoor.

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Episode 31: Zaif Hacked, Port of San Diego Ransomware, SIM Swappers Arrested, and Monero Versus Malware show art Episode 31: Zaif Hacked, Port of San Diego Ransomware, SIM Swappers Arrested, and Monero Versus Malware

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Japanese exchange Zaif was hacked for $60 million. SIM swappers arrested. The port of San Diego was hit by a ransomware attack. Monero started an initiative against mining malware. We also discussed Ripple briefly overtaking Ethereum in overall market cap.

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Episode 30: Blood in the Streets, Mean-Time-To-Monero-Mining, and a New Crypto Puzzle show art Episode 30: Blood in the Streets, Mean-Time-To-Monero-Mining, and a New Crypto Puzzle

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The crypto market looked as if it was making a comeback but in just the past 24 hours billions of dollars have left the market. This caused pretty much every coin and token to drop in price. New Cryptojacking attacks and a cryptocurrency-related puzzle.

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Episode 29: QT Wallet Primer, China Cracking Down, Mining in Norway, and Lazarus Group Malware show art Episode 29: QT Wallet Primer, China Cracking Down, Mining in Norway, and Lazarus Group Malware

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On this week’s episode Steve gives a great introduction to QT wallets and how to safely backup and store your wallet files. Also, China appears to be cracking down on cryptocurrency exchanges once again. All that and more on Episode #29 of the CoinSec podcast.

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Episode 28: Back from Black Hat & DEF CON, Microsoft's New Blockchain Service, Tineola Red Team Tool, Hacker Bail Set in Cryptocurrency, and More show art Episode 28: Back from Black Hat & DEF CON, Microsoft's New Blockchain Service, Tineola Red Team Tool, Hacker Bail Set in Cryptocurrency, and More

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Black Hat and DEF CON. Microsoft's new blockchain as a service tool. A new Blockchain red team tool was dropped at DEF CON called Tineola. A Hacker's bail was set to be paid in cryptocurrency. And AT&T was sued for not protecting someone from a SIM swapping attack.

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This week we discuss the impending Bitcoin Cash fork. Also, we take a look at Grid+ products. Binance froze funds for WEX accounts. We chat about Ravencoin Asset class activation. There were some exit scams, hacks and more.


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