Tag: security

  • bithumb
    Crypto

    Speculation Rife as Bithumb Situation Develops, Market Recovers

    The Bithumb situation has quickly developed over the past 24 hours, resulting in rampant speculation about what exactly happened. Bithumb ‘Suspiciously’ Deletes Original Tweet News of yesterday’s hack quickly broke on Bithumb‘s official Twitter account, but oddly enough, Bithumb deleted the original message after only a few hours....

    nickchong | June 21, 2018 | 1:30 am
  • Manipulation
    Industry

    ‘My Big Coin’ in Court This Week as CFTC Tries to Combat Crypto Fraud

    The case against embattled cryptocurrency startup My Big Coin is being watched closely by industry insiders, as it will help determine whether or not the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has the authority to combat potential fraud associated with the coin and others.  Jurisdiction of U.S. Regulators In...

    Thomas Delahunty | June 14, 2018 | 4:04 am
  • Lisk
    Altcoins

    Lisk Blockchain Halts on Failsafe Due to Unexpected Bug

    During the early hours of Saturday morning, transactions made on the Lisk blockchain came to a full stop as a faulty transaction triggered automated security systems on the network. Lisk Blockchain Shutdown The President and CEO of Lisk, Max Kordek, quickly wrote a Reddit post that explained the...

    nickchong | June 3, 2018 | 3:15 am
  • ICOs
    Altcoins

    ICOs Raise Over $9 Billion Six Months into 2018, Surpassing 2017 Figures

    Despite the slowdown in overall cryptocurrency prices, investment in upcoming projects, in the form of initial coin offerings (ICOs), has not slowed down one bit. In fact, the amount of investment made into these projects has only skyrocketed. ICOs Investment on the Rise CoinSchedule reported that over $9.4...

    nickchong | June 2, 2018 | 7:15 pm
  • Quantum
    Bitcoin

    Research Paper Refutes Threat to Bitcoin Posed by Quantum Computing

    Jeffrey A. Tucker has penned an article to accompany a little-reported research paper that was published last October. The economics writer met with one of the paper’s authors recently to discuss the threat posed to the Bitcoin network by quantum computing. Quantum Computing Poses Little Real Threat to...

    Rick D. | May 31, 2018 | 8:00 pm
  • Industry

    Noble Bitcoin to Provide Insured Cold Storage for Crypto Investors

    A leading provider of cryptocurrency IRAs (individual retirement accounts) believes they might have found a solution to one of the barriers stopping institutional investors taking up positions in digital currency. Noble Bitcoin announced earlier today that they are going to provide insured cold storage solutions for clients. Is...

    Rick D. | April 11, 2018 | 1:15 am

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