1. Identity Thieves Hijack Cellphone Accounts to Go After Virtual Currency

    Identity Thieves Hijack Cellphone Accounts to Go After Virtual Currency

    “Everybody I know in the cryptocurrency space has gotten their phone number stolen,” said Joby Weeks, a Bitcoin entrepreneur . Mr. Weeks lost his phone number and about a million dollars' worth of virtual currency late last year, despite having asked ...

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    1. Everybody I know in the cryptocurrency space has gotten their phone number stolen.
    2. It's really highlighting the insecurity of using any kind of telephone-based security.
    3. Coinbase looks like a bank, stores millions of dollars like a bank, but you don't realize how weak its default protections are until you are robbed of thousands of dollars in minutes.
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