Cybersecurity solutions provider Group-IB is about to release a report that implicates a North Korean hacking group in $571 million worth of cryptocurrency exchange hacks. This is according to reporting by The Next Web, which says it has obtained a...
Swissquote, a Switzerland based banking group, announced today that it has become the first bank in the world to give its customers the opportunity to participate in initial coin offerings (ICOs) via its online platform. Similar to initial public offerings,...
An e-ballot is less secure than one on paper. SvetaZi/Shutterstock.com   Ari Juels, Cornell University; Ittay Eyal, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, and Oded Naor, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Looking to modernize voting practices, speed waiting times at the polls,...
Blockchain development has evolved pretty drastically over the last few years. What started as a means to power up a decentralized payment network has morphed into a decentralized supercomputer where developers from all around the world can come and create...
Atomic Swaps has the potential of completely revolutionizing the money transfer system in the crypto world. To put it in simple terms, atomic swaps will enable people to directly trade with one another wallet-to-wallet. Since 2012, the concept of a...
FinHub is intended to provide a wealth of information regarding SEC regulations and be a platform for the public to directly address the agency. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced yesterday the launch of a new avenue for...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke learned in January that hackers cracked a 40-character password and cleaned out their cryptocurrency wallet, they did not go to the police or alert the tokens’ issuer, the Berlin-based technology...
Unauthorized firms continue to promote investments, ‎taking money from the general public, and regulators seem ‎powerless. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued multiple warnings to ‎investors advising them not to use the services of several clone/unregulated ‎investment firms.‎ The latest...
There are some missing details, though. The Kenyan government is looking to blockchain technology to make the production and distribution of cheaper housing fairer and more cost efficient, according to two October 16 articles in Kenyan news outlet The Star. Discussing...
The test should give hope to DLT fans who have struggled to show that blockchain can handle large trading volumes. The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), a post-trade market infrastructure provider for the financial services industry, announced the results...

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