security

How Not to Lose Your Coins in 2020: Alternative Recovery Methods

When Peter Schiff claimed that his wallet lost his Bitcoin (BTC), many in the crypto community were skeptical. While some belie...

Binance CEO Suggests Crypto Exchanges Are Safer Than Keeping One’s Keys

Changpeng Zhao, the co-founder and CEO of cryptocurrency exchange Binance, suggested that for most, keeping crypto assets on an...

Canadian Regulator Issues New Guidance for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Canadian authorities have issued new guidance to determine which digital currency trading platforms fall under derivatives law....

PwC Switzerland Partners Smart Contract Auditing Team ChainSecurity

Smart contract auditing team ChainSecurity partnered with the Swiss branch of Big Four auditing firm PwC to enhance the service...

Nets Player On Pace for Jan. 13 Tokenized Bond Launch

Spencer Dinwiddie of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets will launch his tokenized security offering on Jan. 13, in collaboration with digi...
January 11, 2020
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US SEC Seeks $16 Million Penalty from Token Sales Platform Operator

The United States Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) is seeking a default judgement against token sale platform ICOBox and it...
January 11, 2020
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Will Security Issues Finally Be Dealt With in 2020?

The past few years have been a watershed moment for security in crypto. As the asset class has gained popularity, more and more...

Turkey’s Financial Watchdog Plans to Regulate Crypto Markets, Report Says

Capital Markets Board of Turkey has plans to regulate crypto transactions, according to local sources. Capital Markets Board of...

Most Significant Hacks of 2019 — New Record of Twelve in One Year

Twelve major cryptocurrency exchange hacks occurred in 2019. Of these, 11 hacks resulted in the theft of cryptocurrency while o...

Friendly Fraud and the Failure of Chargeback Protections

Chargebacks were originally designed to protect consumers. Today, it’s ironic that merchants often need protection against this...