privacy

Independence Day Sees Challenges to Privacy, Property and Security, June 26–July 3

Every Friday, Law Decoded delivers analysis on the week’s critical stories in the realms of policy, regulation and law. Editor’...

IRS Wants to Track ‘Nefarious’ Privacy Coin and Lightning Transactions

The United States’ Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is seeking information and tools to help it trace transactions using privacy ...

Authorities Take Down Biggest Criminal Chat Network Yet

Law enforcement authorities throughout Europe arrested over 800 individuals that allegedly were using an encrypted chat network...

Coinbase’s “Data Plumber” Denies All Allegations

A source close to Plaid, the company that serves as a “data plumber” to Coinbase, Robin Hood, Square’s Cash App and many others...

Metamask Enhances User Privacy With New Wallet Update

Metamask, a popular Ether (ETH) wallet and browser extension, has just released a new major application upgrade. Announcing the...

Ghost Coin to be Deployed as Payment for Hong Kong Vending Machines

Ghost Coin, the proof-of-stake privacy coin led by John McAfee, can now be used in vending machines in Hong Kong Disneyland. Gh...

Blockchain Can Provide the Right to Privacy That Everyone Deserves

Contrary to popular belief, privacy is not for those with something to hide but with everything to lose. Authoritarian governme...

Millions of Telegram Users’s Data Exposed on Darknet

Telegram, a major privacy-focused messaging app, has suffered a data leak that exposed some personal data of its users on the d...

Blockchains Are an Excellent Solution for Privacy, Part 3

Some entrepreneurs have been trying to increase data privacy by combining encryption and blockchain technology. There are proje...

John McAfee’s Ghost Distributed Exchange Now Live

John McAfee’s controversial Ghost distributed exchange is now live, the cryptocurrency advocate announced on Twitter over the w...