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Singaporean kidnapped and tortured in Thai forest said he paid his own ransom in Bitcoin, then used martial arts to grab a gun pointed at his head and...

The victim said he was driven to several forested locations, where his kidnappers stripped him, hit him, poured ice water over him, and administered electric shocks.

The world’s biggest currency exchange company was hacked, and the data is reportedly being held hostage for $6 million

On December 31, 2019, the worldwide currency exchange company Travelex discovered that hackers breached its system. It's been offline ever since.

A Florida city paid a $600,000 bitcoin ransom to hackers who took over its computers — and it’s a massive alarm bell for the rest of the U...

Riviera Beach's city council voted to pay the money after an attack in May disrupted services, including its email network and 911 dispatch system.

A kidnapped crypto executive was reportedly released after paying a $1 million bitcoin ransom

Pavel Lerner, the CEO of Exmo Finance, a cryptocurrency exchange, was reportedly kidnapped while leaving the company's Kiev, Ukraine, offices.