Materials by tag Cybersecurity

May 03, 2019 at 12:14
Kaspersky to Enhance Blockchain Security of Firms in Italy
Kaspersky Labs presented new service packages to help blockchain companies reinforce cybersecurity and spot fraudsters and attacks. As Italy faces some problems with cybersecurity, the country's community might benefit from these new solutions.
Apr 27, 2019 at 15:48
Dangerous Malware Threatening Italians, Blockchain Could Protect Victims
With cybersecurity still very weak, Danabot, Gootkit, SLoad and Panda (Zeus), are some of the malwares which have been disturbing and threatening people and their computers in Italy, according to Yoroi cybersecurity experts. Sensitive personal data has been lost and it is very hard to be restored. However, if blockchain technology is used, it could help users in to defend and protect their devices from being attacked and threatened by these malevolent malwares.
Jan 09, 2019 at 15:22
Thailand: NECTEC Creates Blockchain-Based e-Voting System
Thai government agency NECTEC has created a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based solution set to digitalize the voting process in Thailand. The tech unites e-voting in close groups and the traditional balloting. In case 5G is adopted, every voter shall be connected to the voting platform.
Dec 19, 2018 at 14:03
IT HAPPENED: NEXT BLOCK Conference in Tel Aviv!
On December 12th, 2018, in Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, a premier blockchain event NEXT BLOCK Conference "From Chaos to Clarity: 2019 Trends" was held by Krypton Events, supported by Krypton Capital and Israeli Ukrainian Alliance.
Dec 16, 2018 at 15:28
Bahrain’s Central Bank Reveals a FinTech ‘Sandbox’ & Crypto Regulation Draft
Strong regulations have been a fastidious problem that hindered development and adoption of digital currency all over the world. But as cryptos are becoming famous and significances of it becoming much apparent, regulators are doing everything possible to properly regulate rather than abrogating it. The most recent addition to the list is the Kingdom of Bahrain, a Middle East country, where the Central Bank has come out to issue a draft of rules regulating cryptos.
Dec 03, 2018 at 16:51
Crypto Mining Malware has Become a New Way of Tricking Innocent Users
Ransomware has always been the main means of getting access to easy money for cybercriminals. However, the tendency shifted since new powerful financial technology began to evolve. Cryptocurrency mining platforms, especially those focused on Bitcoin and Monero, have become the favourite victims of malware programs.
Nov 29, 2018 at 09:22
Bulgarian Local Police Arrested 3 Men in $5M Crypto CyberTheft
The Bulgarian Prosecutor's Office issued a statement on November 26, 2018, disclosing that the local police detained 3 men suspected of crypto theft.
Oct 19, 2018 at 14:14
Hacked & Scammed: Sailing Digital Currency’s 'Wild West', Unreported Theft Cases
After Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke realised in January 2018 that deadly hackers had cracked a very strong 40-character password and emptied their crypto wallet, they didn't run to the police or inform the tokens' issuer, IOTA, a Berlin-based tech group. They just purchased more coins.
Oct 10, 2018 at 12:24
FinTech on the Block is Bringing Fintech Leaders Together/ Meet HSBC, Nasdaq and Other Iconic Companies
FinTech on the Block (FTOB) Conference and TokenExpo is a two-day event that assembles the leading Finance, FinTech and Blockchain players as well as private and institutional investors.
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