Coinbase acquisition hits controversial!

Preface: Coinbase announced that it had acquired Neutrino, a blockchain intelligence startup on Feb 2019. This acquisition aim to analyzing data on public blockchains, Neutrino will help us prevent theft of funds from peoples’ accounts, investigate ransomware attacks, and identify bad actors.

Market status: A tremendous worries by cryptocurrency users because the Neutrino (acquired company) run by Former Spyware Developers. And the Neutrinos key staff have been involved with Hacking Team.

Recalling memories: Do you still remember Italian surveillance company exploit CVE-2013-0633. The attacks Involving DaVinci. HackingTeam sold the zero-day exploit to the parties carrying out these attacks or if they acquired the zero-day exploit that allowed them to install DaVinci from a different source. Hacking team responsible the above action.

In the meantime, no further status update. Should you have interest of this news, please refer headline news by Bloomberg (see below): https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-03-04/coinbase-risks-user-losses-after-buying-firm-with-spyware-ties?srnd=cybersecurity

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