Researchers at security company AppRiver have issued a [warning](http://blog.appriver.com/2015/06/amazon-based-malware-targets-crypto-currency/) regarding a variant of the Fareit malware family which is using fake Amazon purchase confirmation emails to inject itself and steal any type of crypto currency that can be found on the target machine. ![amazonmalware.jpg](/attachments/large/0/4ed9d9dbe506fcd950aef08620e1e144.jpg "align-center") Troy Gill, manager of security research at AppRiver, details how his team have been monitoring, and blocking, what he describes as a stream of malicious emails during the last week. All posing as legitimate Amazon purchase confirmations, all stating that 'your order has been confirmed’ and all directing the reader to the attached, and infected, …

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I have this issue with this little bitcoin ticker code I'm trying to put on my site [bitcoinvalues.net](http://www.bitcoinvalues.net), I used to work pulling the data from Mt.Gox but not anymore cause they shutdown their site. What I want to do now is replacing Mt.Gox with either bitstamp.net/api/ticker/ and blockchain.info/ticker ticker. The codes are below. Can you guys help me with this? <?php //first fetch the current rate from MtGox $ch = curl_init('https://mtgox.com/api/0/data/ticker.php'); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_REFERER, 'Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MtGox PHP client; '.php_uname('s').'; PHP/'.phpversion().')'); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_USERAGENT, "CakeScript/0.1"); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HEADER, 0); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST, false); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER, false); $mtgoxjson = curl_exec($ch); curl_close($ch); …

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It was once the biggest Bitcoin exchange in the world, accounting for as much as 80% of the global trading market in the virtual currency, but Mt. Gox suddenly stopped trading yesterday and reports suggest that some $375m worth of Bitcoins, or 6% of all Bitcoins in circulation, have gone missing. In an official statement, the Mt. Gox management team state that: "In light of recent news reports and the potential repercussions on Mt. Gox's operations and the market, a decision was taken to close all transactions for the time being in order to protect the site and our users. …

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The Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack is becoming the crowbar of the online criminal. In the past we have got rather used to DDoS attacks being one of the favoured approaches of hacktivists, with perhaps the Low Orbit Ion Cannon (LOIC) and later the High Orbit Ion Cannon (HOIC) as used by Anonymous to take down sites being the best known examples. However, recent evidence suggests that taking down a site is increasingly no longer the be all and end all of a DDoS attack, instead it's just a means to a much more profitable end. A couple of …

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According to [BitcoinWatch](http://bitcoinwatch.com/) the current market capitalization of the virtual currency stands at an incredible $10.4 billion. A single Bitcoin is now worth more than $800. In the ongoing aftermath of [the Silk Road takedown](http://www.daniweb.com/hardware-and-software/networking/news/466982/silk-road-2-goes-live-did-the-fbi-arrest-the-wrong-dread-pirate-roberts) many people wrongly assume Bitcoin is some kind of criminal currency, used to trade in anything and everything illegal online. However, be in no doubt that cyber-criminals are, indeed, attracted to Bitcoin: they are targeting it in virtual bank robberies. ![5b4b2c065952977ce6e1c623f7639471](/attachments/small/0/5b4b2c065952977ce6e1c623f7639471.jpg "align-right") Last month reports surfaced of an Australian Bitcoin 'bank' called inputs.io being hacked and the owner relieved of some 4,100 Bitcoins worth $1.3 …

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Hello everyone here I am making project on bids and offer ,in which payment gateway i need to use is bitcoin ,so any one help me to guide from where i start Thanks

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i want to use bitcoin funcatinality i my website i search for it on google but not get any proper step of using bitcoin with php can any one have the url or somthing like that from i can understand hoe to use bitcoin in my website

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The End.