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Microsoft Advises Miners and Organizations to Build Their Resilience against Cyberattacks
Dec 04, 2020 at 15:01
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Microsoft Advises Miners and Organizations to Build Their Resilience against Cyberattacks
There are some kinds of cyberattacks that blend in the ordinary network activity, so they are very easy to miss. How should an organization protect oneself against them?
Ukrainian Sentenced for Stealing $10 Million Worth of Bitcoin from Microsoft
Nov 10, 2020 at 14:56
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Ukrainian Sentenced for Stealing $10 Million Worth of Bitcoin from Microsoft
The US District Court in Seattle sentenced a Ukrainian man for stealing around $10 million in cryptocurrency while working as an engineer at Microsoft.
Windows Devices Are Vulnerable to Credential Stealing Malware
Sep 10, 2020 at 09:53
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Windows Devices Are Vulnerable to Credential Stealing Malware
Various uncommon types of viruses have been created by cyber attackers and are now being used to attack cryptocurrency holders.
Microsoft to Take Part in Developing Corporate Blockchain in Russia
Jul 17, 2020 at 12:13
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Microsoft to Take Part in Developing Corporate Blockchain in Russia
Global tech giant Microsoft is going to contribute to the development of a Russian corporate blockchain. The company’s representative office in the country signed a memorandum with a blockchain startup to enhance the technology development in the country.
Who Will Mine Cryptocurrency in the Future - Quantum Computers or the Human Body?
Apr 01, 2020 at 09:31
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Who Will Mine Cryptocurrency in the Future - Quantum Computers or the Human Body?
Companies including Microsoft, IBM and Google, race to come up with cheap and effective mining solutions to improve its cost and energy efficiency. Lots of fuss has been made around quantum computing and its potential for mining. Now, the time has come for a new solution - mining with the help of human body activity.
Microsoft Develops New Cryptocurrency Mining Technology
Mar 30, 2020 at 09:01
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Microsoft Develops New Cryptocurrency Mining Technology
Microsoft recently registered a patent for a technology that uses human activities for cryptocurrency mining. According to the document, the technology leverages our brain waves and body temperature needed to perform various online tasks.
WHO, Microsoft Collaborating with Governments to Improve COVID-19 Analytics Using Blockchain
Mar 29, 2020 at 08:27
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WHO, Microsoft Collaborating with Governments to Improve COVID-19 Analytics Using Blockchain
A series of tech companies including Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle are collaborating with the EU and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World Health Organization (WHO) and others to develop a robust blockchain solution for COVID-19.
Apple Becomes the Latest Member of FIDO in the Race to Passwordless Authentication
Feb 13, 2020 at 09:24
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Apple Becomes the Latest Member of FIDO in the Race to Passwordless Authentication
Apple Inc has become the newest member of the Fast Identity Alliance Online (FIDO) a group aiming to have zero password access to devices. Among the association members are big names such as Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Intel, ARM and Samsung.
Microsoft Windows Bug Makes it Possible to Mine Bitcoin on Old Computers
Nov 06, 2019 at 13:07
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Microsoft Windows Bug Makes it Possible to Mine Bitcoin on Old Computers
A bug on old windows computers exposes vulnerabilities that hackers could use to remotely mine cryptocurrency. More than 700k computers around the world are at risk of being used to mine bitcoin without the owners’ knowledge. A recent reports pins people using Windows 7 and below as being at risk.
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