Coronavirus pandemic: why cybersecurity matters

Coronavirus pandemic: why cybersecurity matters

weforum.org

Hackers are targeting our increased dependence on digital tools.

Will Coronavirus Lead to More Cyber Attacks?

Will Coronavirus Lead to More Cyber Attacks?

hbr.org

Hackers love a crisis.

Coronavirus Sets the Stage for Hacking Mayhem

Coronavirus Sets the Stage for Hacking Mayhem

wired.com

As more people work from home and anxiety mounts, expect cyberattacks of all sorts to take advantage.

COVID-19 Has Reduced the Risk of a Post-Halving Price Dump

COVID-19 Has Reduced the Risk of a Post-Halving Price Dump

cointelegraph.com

Crypto experts believe the recent COVID-19 related price crash has reduced the risk of a halving price dump and may have set up a bull market.

$2 Billion Lost in Mt. Gox Bitcoin Hack Can Be Recovered, Lawyer Claims - CoinDesk

$2 Billion Lost in Mt. Gox Bitcoin Hack Can Be Recovered, Lawyer Claims - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

A Russian law firm says it can help Mt Gox creditors recover up to $2 billion worth of bitcoins stolen in the 2014 hack.

Researchers Have Issued A Serious Bitcoin Security Warning

Researchers Have Issued A Serious Bitcoin Security Warning

forbes.com

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency adoption has failed to live up to expectations over recent years and fears around scams, fraud, and theft have not helped...

U.S. Treasury: crypto could be “next frontier” in the war on terror

U.S. Treasury: crypto could be “next frontier” in the war on terror

decrypt.co

A U.S. Treasury official is warning legislators that unless proper regulation is implemented, cryptocurrency could be used to fund terrorist activity.

Crypto-Mining Malware Attacks up 29% in Q1: McAfee Report - CoinDesk

Crypto-Mining Malware Attacks up 29% in Q1: McAfee Report - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

McAfee said some of the attacks had worm capabilities, allowing it to jump from server to server.

Facebook Libra Is Seeking to Register as a Payment System in Switzerland - CoinDesk

Facebook Libra Is Seeking to Register as a Payment System in Switzerland - CoinDesk

coindesk.com

The non-profit set up to run Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking to apply for licensing as a payment system in Switzerland.

Binance launching its own USD-pegged stablecoin ‘BUSD,’ with Paxos as custodian - The B...

Binance launching its own USD-pegged stablecoin ‘BUSD,’ with Paxos as custodian - The B...

theblockcrypto.com

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volumes, is  launching its native stablecoin. The upcoming stablecoin, dubbed Binance USD (BUSD), will be pegged 1:1 to the U.S. dollar, according to an announcement Thursday. A Binance sp...