GoDaddy accidentally helped hackers mess with cryptocurrency sites

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Phishing isn't exclusive to shady emails.
GoDaddy's security issues have reared up once again.

The cybersecurity blog Krebs on Security reported Saturday that hackers managed to fool employees at the well-known web hosting company into briefly kneecapping a couple of cryptocurrency trading websites. These included Liquid and NiceHash, which confirmed separate attacks over the span of just a few days earlier in November.

The Krebs on Security post gets into all the nitty-gritty technical details, but basically whoever was behind these attacks managed to…
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