security

Germany Warns of Privacy Token Usage in Money Laundering and Terrorism

The German Federal Ministry of Finance has expressed concerns about rising use of privacy tokens due to their association with ...

Cryptosteel Launches Physical Device for Private Key Backup Protection

Cryptosteel has launched its Cryptosteel Capsule, a physical backup device for the offline storage of private keys, passwords, ...

Indian University Students Create Blockchain-Based System for Online Voting

A group of students from an Indian university has created a blockchain-based voting system that enables voters to cast their ba...

California Man Sues AT&T Over Loss of $1.8M and Crypto Accounts

California resident Seth Shapiro has filed a lawsuit against wireless service giant AT&T alleging that its employees helped...

Blockchain Voting is Vulnerable to Hacking and Low-Quality Data: Research

Nir Kshetri, a professor of management at the University of North Carolina, has suggested that before blockchain-based voting c...

Fake Tor Browser Steals Bitcoin From Darknet Users, Warns ESET

Major antivirus software supplier ESET has discovered a trojanized Tor Browser designed to steal Bitcoin (BTC) from buyers in t...

CipherTrace Expands Monitoring Platform to 700 Tokens

United States-based blockchain security firm CipherTrace has expanded its crypto intelligence platform to 700 tokens. Tracing h...

TZero-Backed Startup Wants to Launch Security Token Market

Boston Security Token Exchange (BSTX), a platform jointly owned by BOX Digital Markets and Overstock’s blockchain arm tZERO, ha...

BitGo to Provide Custody for Crypto Assets Under Bitstamp Management

Digital asset financial services firm BitGo will provide secure storage for crypto assets under management at major cryptocurre...

Algo Capital Ex-CTO Takes ‘Full Responsibility’ for Hot Wallet Breach

The now-former chief technical officer (CTO) of Algo Capital, the investment arm of blockchain firm Algorand, has published a s...