Australia

Blockchain Australia Seeks to Build Industry Confidence With New CEO

The new head of Blockchain Australia, Steve Vallas, has announced that he will focus on building up confidence in blockchain an...
July 3, 2020
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Australian Securities Exchange Switch to Blockchain Delayed to 2022

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has further delayed its switch to blockchain after public lobbying from key stakeholde...

Massive Cyberattack on Australia Uses Cryptojacking Exploits

The Australian Cyber Security Centre said a group of “state actors” hacked Australian networks on June 19 and one of the vulner...

Australian Watchdog Warns of Spike in Crypto Scams During Coronavirus Pandemic

The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) has identified a sharp rise in investment scams during the coronavir...

Australian Beverage Giant Faces Monero Ransom Demand of Nearly $1M

Another ransomware attack has hit the Australia-based drinks manufacturer, Lion. This is the second attack on the company in le...

Ripple’s ODL Network Records ATH for XRP/AUD on BTC Markets Exchange

On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) for XRP paired with the Australian dollar reached a new all-time high of 15,640,530 AUD on the exchan...
June 2, 2020
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Australian University Launches Blockchain Postgraduate Program With IBM

RMIT University, an Australian public research university, is adding two new postgraduate programs in the field of cybersecurit...

DLT is Transforming Global Supply Chains

In an interview with Cointelegraph, Rupert Colchester, the head of blockchain at IBM Australia and New Zealand, discussed how d...

Tracing Global Meat Related Risks With Blockchain Amid COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc, with United States meat producers being the latest victims of the pandemic in a “cascading s...

Is Europe’s Experience in E-Signatures and Digital IDs Valuable for Australia?

Europe has been running a legislative framework for electronic signatures and digital identities since 1999. In 2014, the Europ...