Category: Cybersecurity

81% of finance execs say blockchain has gone mainstream: Survey

81% of finance execs say blockchain has gone mainstream: Survey

Despite the finance service industry being bullish on blockchain and crypto, respondents still outlined cybersecurity as the greatest hurdle to mainstream adoption. 503 Total views 3 Total shares Blockchain, the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), has already gained mainstream popularity, according to global finance executives polled by Big Four auditing firm Deloitte. According […]

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Former US Director of cybersecurity: Crypto ransomware ‘running wild’

Former US Director of cybersecurity: Crypto ransomware ‘running wild’

Ransomware is something the “average American” is worried about, says former cybersecurity top dog Chris Krebs 22751 Total views 46 Total shares Former Department of Homeland Security official Christopher Krebs called for greater governmental oversight of cryptocurrency in an interview yesterday, saying that anonymous payments are a threat “the average American is concerned about.”  In […]

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Digital ruble could be still vulnerable to fraud, Russian banks warn

Digital ruble could be still vulnerable to fraud, Russian banks warn

The Association of Russian Banks is worried about regulators being unable to track illicit transactions of an offline-enabled digital ruble. 3202 Total views 22 Total shares Russia’s central bank digital currency, or CBDC, could contain a number of risks related to cybersecurity and fraud, according to several local financial institutions. The Association of Russian Banks, […]

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