Category: Hacker

A hacker used Twitter’s own ‘admin’ tool to spread cryptocurrency scam
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A hacker used Twitter’s own ‘admin’ tool to spread cryptocurrency scam

A hacker allegedly behind a spate of Twitter account hacks on Wednesday gained access to a Twitter “admin” tool on the company’s network that allowed them to hijack high-profile Twitter accounts to spread a cryptocurrency scam, according to a person with direct knowledge of the incident. The account hijacks hit some of the most prominent…

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Female Hacker Fesses Up to 100,000 XRP Fraud Down Under
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Female Hacker Fesses Up to 100,000 XRP Fraud Down Under

Another day, another cryptocurrency theft. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: 7News Sydney reports that Katherine Nguyen is the first-ever Australian resident to plead guilty for cryptocurrency fraud after stealing 100,000 XRP.In 2018, twenty-four-year-old Nguyen hijacked the email account of an elderly man of the same surname for two days before handing back access.The first person…

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