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Cryptopolitan 2019-08-14 10:00:40

How Coinbase foiled hack attack: details revealed

Recently, a blog post from Coinbase made headlines but how Coinbase foiled hack attack details were missing from the post. The post revealed that an attempt of a sophisticated attack on their computer systems is witnessed by them. For treacherous intentions, the hacker, if succeeded, would be able to inflict computer systems via downloading code (virus) onto their systems. Fortunately, this hacking attempt got timely impeded. Two Firefox 0-day vulnerabilities were referred to in the said blog post which took place back in May and June. For a layman, Firefox 0-day vulnerability is a jargon used for a loophole in