Winklevoss’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Hires New Chief Security Officer
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Winklevoss’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Hires New Chief Security Officer

btcethereumadmin - August 19, 2019

The Gemini platform, founded by the Winklevoss twins, has hired a new chief security officer with cybersecurity experience. Gemini, the cryptocurrency exchange and custody founded by the…

Coinbase Accidentally Saves Unencrypted Passwords of 3,420 Customers
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Blockchain
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Coinbase Accidentally Saves Unencrypted Passwords of 3,420 Customers

btcethereumadmin - August 17, 2019

Coinbase resets the passwords of over 3,000 customers in response to a bug that logged their real passwords in clear text. Major crypto platform Coinbase has emailed…

Moscow Blockchain Voting System ‘Completely Insecure,’ Says Researcher
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Moscow Blockchain Voting System ‘Completely Insecure,’ Says Researcher

btcethereumadmin - August 16, 2019

A blockchain-based system that will be used to allow Moscow residents to vote in municipal elections this autumn is very easy to hack, according to a research…

New Malware Miner Sneakily Hides When Task Manager Is Open
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New Malware Miner Sneakily Hides When Task Manager Is Open

btcethereumadmin - August 15, 2019

Meet “Norman” – a new variant of monero-mining malware that employs crafty tricks to avoid being spotted. The malicious code was identified by researchers at data security firm…

Researchers Find Monero Mining Malware That Hides From Task Manager
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Researchers Find Monero Mining Malware That Hides From Task Manager

btcethereumadmin - August 15, 2019

A cybersecurity firm has discovered a new strain of Monero mining malware, which contains code that hides the miner from Task Manager. Cybersecurity company Varonis has discovered…

Binance Jersey Partners with Crypto Platform Caspian for Faster Trades
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Binance Jersey Partners with Crypto Platform Caspian for Faster Trades

btcethereumadmin - August 14, 2019

Binance’s fiat-to-crypto service for European currencies has partnered with a fast-execution crypto platform. Binance’s fiat-to-crypto conversion branch for euros and British pounds, Binance Jersey, has entered into…

Can Central Bank Digital Currencies Be Used to Fight Financial Crimes?
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Can Central Bank Digital Currencies Be Used to Fight Financial Crimes?

btcethereumadmin - August 14, 2019

Sovereign states and central banks could digitize paper money and be the concrete alternative to Libra. Paper money today is a marginal part of the currency in…

Meet FumbleChain, the Deliberately Flawed Blockchain
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Meet FumbleChain, the Deliberately Flawed Blockchain

btcethereumadmin - August 14, 2019

FumbleChain makes breaking blockchains a sport. Demonstrated for the first time last Thursday at the Black Hat infosec event, the deliberately flawed technology is meant to act…

Kraken Users Report Difficulties With Connecting to Site and API
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Kraken Users Report Difficulties With Connecting to Site and API

btcethereumadmin - August 14, 2019

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken’s users are reportedly experiencing difficulties with connecting to the site and application programming interface. San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken’s users are experiencing…

Shinhan Bank Teams With Kakao’s GroundX for Blockchain Security Boost
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Shinhan Bank Teams With Kakao’s GroundX for Blockchain Security Boost

btcethereumadmin - August 14, 2019

Shinhan, one of the oldest and largest banks in South Korea, has partnered with two fintech firms to build a new security system using blockchain tech. For…