Shadow Brokers’ Response Team Cancels its Crowdfunded Bid for NSA Exploit Tools

Shadow Brokers’ Response Team Cancels its Crowdfunded Bid for NSA Exploit Tools

On May 30, a group of cybersecurity researchers launched a crowdfunding campaign in the hopes of raising $25,000 with which they were planning to pay a hacker group called the Shadow Brokers for hacking tools that were supposedly taken from the NSA. The effort raised...
Elliptics’ Plan to Track WannaCry Perpetrators

Elliptics’ Plan to Track WannaCry Perpetrators

A day after news of the global “WannaCry” ransomware attack broke, bitcoin intelligence startup Elliptic released its ’Rapid Response to Ransomware: a four-Step Plan for Readiness, Resolution, and Identifying the Attacker’ to promote awareness about how to deal with...
Is NSA Behind Bitcoin Price Drop and Global Cyber Attack?

Is NSA Behind Bitcoin Price Drop and Global Cyber Attack?

On Friday Bitcoin suffered one if it’s steepest declines in months, losing over 10% of its market value after three straight weeks of massive gains. The question is why? The answer may lie within “The Deep State,” or more specifically, the NSA. Yesterday, an epic...