This Virus Steals All Your Bitcoins

Adrian Chen · 06/17/11 02:52PM

Bitcoin, the virtual currency that has sparked a digital gold rush, is now being targeted by malicious nerds seeking a quick payday. A new Trojan automatically scans for Bitcoins and steals them.

Senators Already Trying to Shutter Online Drug Market

Lauri Apple · 06/05/11 03:47PM

Sens. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) are asking the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Department of Justice to "do something" about Silk Road, the go-to website for illegal drug-takers who appreciate convenience. They don't like the site's user interface.