ETHERLive delivers real-time price and volume data across 16+ exchanges to users in a clear and easy-to-understand package. Users can get up-to-the-second updates for each exchange/currency pair, as well as aggregated market averages for each exchange, currency, and the market as a whole. It also provides a global converted average of all the currency pairs monitored by ETHNews, converted to USD.


24hr ---

The Basics

Learn the basics of Ethereum and various cryptocurrency technologies

Learn More

What is Ethereum?

Understand the underlying principles of the Ethereum Platform

Learn More

The Blockchain

Discover the revolutionizing technology known as the blockchain

Learn More

Press Release

Submit a press release for consideration on ETHNews

Submit Press

Story / Dapp

Submit a story or DAPP to be considered for publication on ETHNews.

Submit Story


Submit "Ethereum Explainer" content for consideration to be featured on ETHNews

Submit Topic
ETHNews Logo
Ether Price Analysis
Contact Us

Scam Warning: Site Mimicking Coinbase Sends False Alerts Via Email




A scammer is targeting Coinbase users with a false device access alert.

On November 15, 2017, an email was received by ETHNews from claiming that a "new device" had attempted to access the Coinbase account associated with the receiving email address.

The problem here is that no such Coinbase account is associated with the ETHNews email address and, furthermore, is not an official Coinbase address. Inspection of the domain revealed that (PLEASE DO NOT VISIT THIS SITE) is in fact set up to look exactly like the exchange's actual site, (this is the authentic URL for the cryptocurrency exchange). It would seem the sender is attempting to lure unwary users who receive the alert to the scam site that is masquerading as Coinbase and pry open their otherwise secure accounts.

An image of the message can be seen below:

Coinbase Scam

Users are warned not to click on any links or respond to any alerts provided by, as they likely link to a scam site. It is also recommended that users check their bookmarks to ensure that they go to the correct sites, or manually type in addresses when logging into exchanges and other sites where security is chief among concerns.

ETHNews will provide additional details on this story if any emerge.

Jeremy Nation

Jeremy Nation is a writer living in Los Angeles with interests in technology, human rights, and cuisine.

ETHNews is committed to its Editorial Policy

Like what you read? Follow us on Twitter @ETHNews_ to receive the latest Coinbase, alert or other Ethereum wallets and exchanges news.