Slovenian cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash said it lost almost $64 million in a hack of its payment system, the latest incident to highlight the risks that uneven oversight and security procedures pose to digital currencies such as bitcoin.
"The contents of the NiceHash Bitcoin wallet have been stolen".
Since our last report on Bitcoin's value, where the world's largest cryptocurrency surpassed 10K in value, the coin has now added another 6K to the margin with its current value sitting at $16,130.68 as we type this. "In addition to undertaking our own investigation, the incident has been reported to the relevant authorities and law enforcement and we are co-operating with them as a matter of urgency", NiceHash said. In India, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) this week cautioned the "users, holders and traders" of Bitcoins about the security-related risks associated with dealing with such virtual currencies (VCs).
Met Éireann issues snow-ice warning for country
The rain will be heavy and preceded by sleet and snow across the north and east and may give accumulations over high ground. Yellow warnings for snow and ice have also been issued across the region from midnight on Friday to 6pm on Saturday.
Barcelona set a new record Champions League
When is the Champions League Round of 16 draw? Chelsea: Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Besiktas , Spartak Moscow or Sevilla. Pep Guardiola's men have shown little sign of fatigue on Champions League nights, storming to the top of Group F in style.
Missile test raises flight safety concerns
A Cathay Pacific flight crew reportedly witnessed North Korea's latest missile test last Wednesday, the airline announced today. The organization condemned the Pyongyang regime in October for its repeated launch of ballistic missiles.
The swings in price occurred just as the trading community prepares for bitcoin to start trading on two established US exchanges. At the start of the year, one bitcoin was worth less than $1,000.
A debate is raging on the merits of such currencies.
The reasons for the frenzy are likely twofold: people want to hop on board the bitcoin train in case it keeps going "to the moon", and trading is about to begin in bitcoin futures, which many take as a legitimization of the cryptocurrency. Some say they serve merely to facilitate money laundering and illicit, anonymous payments. Industry-tracker CoinMarketCap said 21 percent of global Bitcoin transactions were made in the South Korean currency as of Wednesday.
The United States is leading an worldwide coalition helping Iraq fight Islamic State and has provided air and ground support. The PMF is government sanctioned and formally reports to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office.
Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and the director of the Bureau of Land Management, Brian Steed - on Monday in U.S. The suit, which is likely to provoke a prolonged court battle, claims Trump can not legally revoke the land's monument status.
Vienna, Dec 7 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said today that Ukraine was the sole sticking point keeping the United States and Russian Federation from forging a closer relationship, suggesting that all other disputes were secondary.
The Thomas Fire has expanded to 65,000 acres and still has zero percent containment as the blaze continues to rage Wednesday. Santa Barbara City College closed Tuesday but held classes again Wednesday.
The Average Volume of the company is 1.66 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 1.31 Billion. Bank Of Hawaii decreased its stake in Conocophillips (COP) by 18.77% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC.
But as it turned out, the Sri Lankan batsmen, especially Dhananjaya de Silva and Roshen Silva, negated their attack easily . "After the match ended, Pujara said, "[It is a] hard question to answer as I don't know technically what is going wrong.
The Thomas fire is by far the biggest and most widespread of them, having reportedly burnt up more than 60,000 acres of land. The Getty arts institution - home to masterpieces including works by Edouard Manet - was closed until at least Thursday.
Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track International Business Machines Corporation 16 of them rate its stock a hold. It dived, as 100 investors sold IBM shares while 695 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes.
An ankle injury slowed Love the last month of the season, but he still led the nation in rushes of at least 50 yards with 12. Ohio State running back Archie Griffin became the first player to do so when he won the award in 1974 and '75.
Record Da Vinci painting to be exhibited at Louvre Abu Dhabi
Buyers from the Middle East and Asia have been snapping up masterpieces to fill regional museums - and pushing prices ever higher. Christie's said the artwork will be going to the museum, but declined to say whether the Louvre Abu Dhabi bought the painting.
JP Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Shares Bought by HM Payson & Co
Wall Street Access Asset Mngmt Ltd Llc invested 1.09% in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM ) have caught the attention of investors. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE: JPM ) to report earnings on January, 12.
Unranked Washington Upsets No. 2 Kansas, 74-65
Though it wasn't technically a home game for Kansas , the Jayhawks had won 35 of their last 44 games played at the Sprint Center. The Jayhawks' mark was below their season average of 0.628, while the Orange's was below their season average of 0.491.
Vetr Upgrades Lockheed Martin (LMT) to Strong-Buy
LMT traded at an unexpectedly high level on 05/12/2017 when the stock experienced a -0.53% loss to a closing price of $310.14. The Minnesota-based Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services Ltd has invested 0.14% in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT ).