Coinbase Blocks Long-Con Hacking Attempt

Fibo Quantum

After a handful of Coinbase employees received an email from Gregory Harris, the research grants administrator at the University of Cambridge, on May 30, many of them engaged in conversation with “Harris” for a few weeks. It wasn’t until June 17 that the email scammer attempted to send a message containing malware capable of taking over someone’s computer. Luckily, Coinbase’s security system was able to detect the threat before any funds were lost.

Read the full article here.

The media team is the collaborating entirety of the writing staff at ETHNews.

ETHNews is committed to its Editorial Policy

Like what you read? Follow us on Twitter @ETHNews_ to receive the latest Coinbase, Hack or other Ethereum wallets and exchanges news.