05 Apr '13, 5pm

Phishing attacks hit users of Bitcoin banker Coinbase after data leaks

Users of Coinbase, a Silicon Valley-funded startup that offers some Bitcoin banking services, have become the target of phishing attacks. The booming virtual currency has grown into an increasingly appealing target for hackers , soaring from a valuation of around $13 each at the beginning of January to around $140 currently. Earlier today it was found that some Coinbase users' transaction records were discoverable by search engines, and the company believes that the attackers used this information to acquire its targets. The records note what a user purchased and how much they paid, in addition to providing their email address, a particularly big problem for a currency that's often traded anonymously.

Full article: http://www.theverge.com/2013/4/5/4186808/bitcoin-banker-c...

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