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The Growing Use of Blockchain Law Enforcement Strategies

Blockchain law enforcement strategies are coming to a police station near you. Learn how the new technology could be the next step in fighting crime.

The Rise and Rise of Cryptojacking: What You Need to Know

Cryptojacking is 2018’s most popular cybercrime. Whether it’s in-browser of downloading malicious code, you need to know how to protect yourself.

Kaspersky Lab Reveals Scary Truths About Cybercrime and Cryptocurrency

Kaspersky Lab is one of the world’s most respected antivirus software providers. Their recent reports on cybercrime and cryptocurrency are a little disturbing.

9 Main Barriers to Widespread Cryptocurrency Adoption

Most of us know of blockchain’s potential, but there are still some major barriers to mass cryptocurrency adoption. Check out the top nine.

How Digital Signatures and Hashing Protect Your Transactions

Digital Signatures and Hashing Digital signatures and cryptographic hash functions comprise the secret sauce that makes cryptocurrency work.  They put the crypto into currency, so to speak. Your digital signature…

Why Is Cryptocurrency Associated with Criminal Activity?

Despite amazing projects and evidence to the contrary, many people think that cryptocurrency and criminal activity go together. Find out why this is.

The DAO Hack and Blockchain Security Vulnerabilities

Security considerations override all else in blockchains. If security fails, nothing else matters. Check out the main blockchain security vulnerabilities here.

Crypto Crimes: ICO Scams, Robbery, and Money Laundering

Crypto Crimes: ICO Scams, Robbery, and Money Laundering The rising popularity of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology has brought many benefits to the world; however, this hasn’t come without a few…

How is Blockchain Being Applied to Cybersecurity Right Now?

Many projects involving blockchain technology are still in the early stages, but with cybersecurity, we’re beginning to see some real results.

Europol Busts Cybercrime King Pin Responsible for Laundering €1bln with Cryptocurrency

This week, Europol apprehended the leader of the Carbanak gang, a cybercrime team that was responsible for stealing more than €1bln and laundering the funds using cryptocurrency.