Tag Archives: security

This Bitcoin Botnet is Vying to Be Future of Secure IoT
  Strong claims need strong proof, so when the founders of NeuroMesh described their bitcoin-based product as an “unhackable botnet”, [...]
Ultimate White Hat Hacker Large Bitcoin Collider Passes 1,000 Trillion Addresses
  The so-called Large Bitcoin Collider (LBC), a tool set up to find and gain access to Bitcoin address funds through private key discovery, recently [...]
A Bitcoin Beginner’s Guide to Surviving a Coin-Split
  There is a chance Bitcoin will experience a coin-split soon. If a majority of miners (by hash power) switch to Bitcoin Unlimited and decide to mine [...]
Vault7: Are Your Bitcoins Safe?
  Vault7 is the codename WikiLeaks gave to a planned series of releases of documents detailing the electronic surveillance and cyber warfare practices [...]
Aborted ENS Launch Marks Latest Setback for Ethereum Apps
  Ethereum developers had to shutter a highly anticipated app last week when two critical bugs provoked security concerns shortly after launch. Armed [...]
Bitcoin’s Scaling Debate is Devolving Into an All-Out Twitter War
  The bitcoin world has been in something of a furore over an attack that, on Tuesday, took down most of the nodes running Bitcoin Unlimited – a [...]
This Security Researcher Found the Bug That Knocked Out Bitcoin Unlimited
  For over a year, attackers have had the ability to crash Bitcoin Unlimited and Bitcoin Classic nodes. Yesterday, someone actually did it. According [...]
Blockchain Among Twitter Accounts Hacked in Turkey-Netherlands Row
  Wallet and statistics provider Blockchain was among the businesses that lost control of their Twitter accounts in a large-scale hack on Wednesday. [...]
US Fed Governor: Digital Currency Could “Make It Easier To Hide Illegal Activity”
  The US Federal Reserve has again warned of the risks associated with digital currencies, this time focusing on security “trade-offs” for central [...]
Bitcoin Security Made Easy: using 2-factor authentication
  Pamela Morgan is an attorney, educator, and entrepreneur who has been working exclusively in the bitcoin and blockchain industry since early 2014. [...]