Security

Ether Thief Found Stealing Funds With Weak Private Keys

An unknown entity has been taking advantage of weak private keys to gather up tens of thousands of ETH, according…

‘Blockchain Bandit’ Has Stolen 45,000 ETH by Guessing Weak Private Keys, Report Claims

A “blockchain bandit” has managed to amass almost 45,000 ether (ETH) by successfully guessing weak private keys, according to a report released…

Crypto Custodian BitGo One-Ups Gemini With Advanced Security Exam

Crypto custodian BitGo says it has passed an advanced security review by an outside monitor, claiming to be the first…

BitGo Completes Further SOC 2 Compliance Certification Year After Deloitte Award

Blockchain security firm BitGo has gained a further security certification from an external auditor after a review of its compliance,…

South Korea’s Largest Car Supplier Hyundai to Use DLT in Smartphone-EV Pairing Tool

South Korea’s largest car manufacturer, Hyundai Motor Group, will use blockchain in its new tech for pairing electric vehicles (EVs)…

Why ATB Coin’s Legal Encounter Sets Precedent in New York for Future Securities Violations

If there’s anything to take away from this federal class-action suit, it’s that this new opinion on ATB Coin provides…

Blockchain Patent Granted to Cybersecurity Company Owned by U.S. Defense Contractor

Documents published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on April 16 reveal that Texas-based cybersecurity company Forcepoint…

Malware Crypto Ransoms Rose By Almost 90% in Q1: Report

The average cryptocurrency payout for ransomware attacks rose dramatically in the first quarter of 2019, according to a firm that…

Five Simple Ways to Increase Your Privacy When Using Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency without privacy is pointless. If your coins aren’t fungible, you lose much of the benefits of using cryptocurrency in…

PayPal Wins Patent for Way to Defend Against Crypto Ransomware

Online payments giant PayPal has been awarded a patent for a technique that could detect a type of crypto malware…

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