The popularity of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has shifted attention to blockchain, the distributed ledger technology (DLT) that underpins them. The fundamentals of blockchain technology are intuitive. The technology essentially takes the form of a decentralized database whose entries are […]
The popularity of cryptocurrency reached record-high levels in the past five years. Still, many people are cautious and unsure whether investing in this sector is a good idea. Even though crypto is not an ideal investment, it can benefit its
You can’t help but hear the buzz about cryptocurrency these days. You may be at the point of being ready to invest in it, and perhaps you’ve thought about accepting crypto at your business. Here are several compelling reasons to
On an ordinary Wednesday in a not so ordinary July 2020 with a world already in chaos one of the most trusted verification systems in social media was cracked wide open in the flashiest display of account hijacking this decade.
The market value of Bitcoin hovers just above the $8,000 mark currently. Granted, this is no small change, but the world’s leading cryptocurrency currently stands at less than half of its all-time high around $20,000, just a couple months ago.
Cryptocurrency—Bitcoin in particular—has seen a huge surge in popularity recently. This is partly due to a dramatic increase in the value of Bitcoin, which is currently trading at its highest ever rate of $8099.99 per coin. However, with all this
Ransomware has come back into the spotlight, with a Krebs on Security report highlighting a recent attack targeting Linux Web servers—in addition to consumers and business users. Though ransomware itself isn’t anything new, this approach is unique in that after
A new ransomware campaign is upping the ante. Pacman can compromise a PC with a single click and encrypt the data. The only way to decrypt your data and get it back is to pay the ransom–and Pacman only gives