Week 29, 2019

CryptoScamDB | Binance | Ransomware

A light week with a featured announcement of a cryptocurrency scam tracking project - CryptoScamDB. Some of the stolen Binance funds were on the move again and hit several exchanges. Also, writing software is hard, check out the talk below on how ransomware authors fail.



  • CryptoScamDB - a new open-source database to keep track of malicious URLs and associated wallet address across different blockchains. The project offers an easy to use API to quickly query lists of known scam URLs, IPs, and addresses.


In other fun news, safety deposit boxes are not as secure as you might expect. See you all next week in blockchain threat intelligence!