The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned two Chinese nationals accused of laundering cryptocurrency that was stolen in a 2018 crypto exchange hack. At the same time, the Department of Justice announced an indictment for money laundering against the same two individuals. Their activity is linked to Lazarus Group, […]
Did you know that Internet-of-Things and Blockchain working together to make the world a better-connected place? Internet-of-Things may sound vague and opaque. However, that’s the best thing i.e. exploding this industry. To clarify, the Internet-of-Things (IoT) is a generalized term that explains how a smart device communicates with another. Firstly and most importantly, IoT is […]
Emsisoft, the IT security company is introducing a free bug fix for Bitcoin ransomware, WannaCryFake. This bug solution is a decryption tool that can recover all the files and data of a WannaCryFake victim…
After the million dollar hacking incident of September 2018, Japanese Crypto exchange Zaif resumes trading, effective today. The normal trading will continue from 23rd April. Sources say that the business will shift from Tech Bureau to Fisco Digital Asset Group (FDAG). All the users who lost their digital money will get compensation from 23rd April. […]
Literally, blockchain is making its way into every domain out there. Recently, US based cyber-security company Forcepoint acquires blockchain patent for a new system. This system will monitor and manage complex user behavior. Basing on the data the system will classify the user’s intention to be malicious or good on a security point of view. […]
WISeKey, a Switzerland-based blockchain and cybersecurity company, has opened a Blockchain Center of Excellence in Geneva, to focus on Fintech domain. The center is intended to promote the research and development of blockchain. As per the company, the opening of the center is the result of its partnership with the Blockchain Research Institute, which also aims to come up with more centers in the US, China, India, and Africa.
The Israel Securities Authority (ISA) has started implementing blockchain to improve cybersecurity, reported byTimes Of Israel on 3rd October. The blockchain platform was made with the collaboration of Taldor IT firm. This platform focuses on improving the security of its messaging system, also known as “Yael”.