Dropgangs and Dead Drops: Report Highlights Evolving Darknet Market Opsec

Emerging Markets Since the creation and subsequent takedown of the darknet marketplace the Silk Road, the hidden market ecosystem has exploded with inventive solutions that promote private voluntary exchanges. According to recently published darknet market (DNM) research, the cat and

BCH Devs Discuss Securing Instant Transactions With the Avalanche Protocol

Technology & Security Over the last couple of weeks, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community has been talking fervently about zero-confirmation transactions and a new pre-consensus mechanism called Avalanche. On Monday, Openbazaar developer Chris Pacia published a comprehensive description of the

54% of Cryptocurrency Exchanges Have Security Holes

Exchanges Traders hope and expect the exchange they’re trading on takes security seriously. But while all crypto platforms pay lip service to good cybersecurity practices, many fail at even the most basic measures such as enforcing strong passwords. New research

15-Year-Old Security Researcher Shares Ledger Wallet Exploit

Security Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has published a firmware update to remedy several security flaws. The exploits were independently found by a trio of white hat security researchers, one of whom, Saleem Rashid, is a 15-year-old British

PolySwarm Partners with Reverse Engineering Platform Binary Ninja

Bitcoinist.net · February 13, 2018 · 8:30 am Binary Ninja to provide analysis and software capabilities to security experts in the PolySwarm ecosystem. SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO —  FEBRUARY, 2018 — Decentralized IT security marketplace PolySwarm (www.polyswarm.io) today announced a