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Cybersecurity academics have discovered a continuous and ambitious program that aims thousands of Docker servers every day with a Bitcoin (BTC) mining hardware. In a document released on April 3, Aqua Security published a word of caution about the attack, which has supposedly “been going on for months, with thousands of attempts taking place nearly   Read more...

Monopoly Market, which is one of Dark web marketplaces, has decided to act on frauds trying to fool unsuspecting people by marketing drugs and other kind of therapies for COVID-19 using its platform. In several darknet platforms, listings are rampant with coronavirus code words, with sellers offering a range of fake items including narcotic cocktails   Read more...

Blockchain focused Waves has unveiled a controversial program to supposedly generate money for COVID-19 assistance. The firm has developed a tokenized betting game for users to speculate whether the number of confirmed cases across the globe has increased or decreased in a particular week. On April 3, Waves rolled out the ‘charity campaign’ supposedly to   Read more...

Microsoft has revealed that gamers who are under quarantine are adding to the stress on its Azure cloud platform, which forms the bedrock of the company’s blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) offering. Microsoft, in its SEC filing, explained the effect of “the global health pandemic” on its Azure cloud facilities. The company acknowledges that in some areas “deployments   Read more...

Shanghai Gas – 150-year old Chinese energy enterprise – is widening its blockchain initiatives after victorious trial collaboration with supply chain administration blockchain company, VeChain (VET). Utility services enterprise Shenergy Group owns Shanghai Gas, which was established in 1865. The Group has control over 90% of Shanghai gas market. The company has a yearly supply   Read more...

Charity division of Huobi cryptocurrency exchange has begun supporting Indonesian government’s efforts in battling against COVID-19. Huobi Charity will offer assistance in collaboration with the Indonesia-China Association of Economic, Social and cultural Cooperation (ICAESCC) to give financial assistance, in addition to medical kits, while capitalizing on blockchain technology to back healthcare institutions. To offer instant   Read more...

Bitcoin (BTC) draws attention of investors yet again as futures market recorded their largest volume since markets plummeted below $4,000. As per data from tracking site Skew, April 2 recorded the top trading volumes by exchanges which offer Bitcoin futures since March 16. CME Group recorded trading volume worth $347 million Thursday, while minor contender   Read more...

Bison Trails, which offers blockchain infrastructure-as-a-service, stated that it will start backing NuCypher network, in addition to WorkLock, its permissionless token distribution solution. As per the media release, the Libra Association member guaranteed users that nodes can be run by anyone and also take part in the NuCypher network integrated with the Bison Trails platform.   Read more...

Dapper Labs, which developed the blockchain powered game CryptoKitties, has received a patent in Brazil that paves way for the creation of collectible digital tokens in collaboration with the National Basketball Association (NBA). As per Intellectual Property Magazine of Rio de Janeiro, published on March 24, Dapper Labs has been given the right to utilize NBA   Read more...