Report: Crypto-Jacking Is on the Rise, Overtaking Ransomeware as Preferred Method of Attack

As cryptocurrencies continue to increase in popularity and adoption, investors and users are experiencing an increase in malicious coin miners that utilize the semi-anonymity offered by cryptocurrencies for financial gain. ITWeb Security Summit  This is according to Helge Husemann, product manager for Malwarebytes who spoke at ITWeb’s Security Summit 2018. Husemann hypothesized that because the mining process…

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Should blockchain companies be worried about the EU’s GDPR rules?

To all appearances, the EU has been more proactive in dealing with blockchain technology than its US counterpart and it is also making a bigger effort to tackle “big tech” on data malpractices. But with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect on May 25, will it have an impact on blockchain innovation?…

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Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Receives an Offer to Join Google

Founder of the second largest cryptocurrency (Ethereum) – Vitalik Buterin has been recently approached by Google with a proposition to join the company and help the tech giant in their mysterious blockchain project. Buterin was quick to post the screenshot of the email and tweeted it on his official handle asking his followers, in a poll,…

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