Researchers at the Black Hat security conference revealed that crypto exchanges might be vulnerable to hackers.Read more
In a Core Devs meeting on Friday, Ethereum (ETH) developers discussed potential measures that could be taken to prevent successful 51% attacks from occurring.Read more
Etherfly notified the public that a malicious entity gained 51% control over the blockchain and changed the contents of over 3,800 blocks twice since August 1.
The first attack resulted in a direct double spend, with the attacker recording a gross ROI of 27x.
Ethereum Classic (ETC) has suffered a second 51% attack in less than one week, bringing the ongoing security of the network into question.
On August 6, Etherchain.
Scott Melker, also known as the “Wolf of All Streets,” says he was the victim of a SIM swap attack in February but managed to avoid losing any crypto assets.
In a Aug.
The Ethereum Foundation will be building a dedicated security team for Ethereum 2.0 to study any potential cybersecurity and crypto-economic issues in the next generation of the Ethereum network.
Justin Drake, an Eth 2.
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) plans to launch its blockchain-based securities lending pool in November.
In an announcement on July 28, TASE said the platform will serve an essential function in the country’s capital markets, which currently lack a central system for securities lending.
Cryptojacking attacks are both an internal and external threat, as the hacking groups are getting more organized in attempts to exploit vulnerabilities in the networks.Read more
In an increasingly digital world, security is a high-stakes game. The identities of customers along with their privacy and financial information are all in the hands of centralized security systems.Read more
Dash recently claimed it had been the world’s safest cryptocurrency for a year due to its innovative technology called ChainLocks that allegedly makes a 51% attack nearly impossible.Read more