released a report on Wednesday demonstrating a four-fold
increase in ransomware attacks hitting Android mobile users in
just a year, which it called a "worrying trend."
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Last month, two high-ranking defense officials—Kemp Ensor, NSA director of security, and Daniel Payne, director of the Pentagon’s Defense Security Service—noted that searches of NSA employee com... Read More
It’s not Google’s first effort at something like this, but it brings together many of the features of Play Magazines and Currents, Google’s previous reading apps, into a single interface. (The f... Read More
“It is entirely possible to develop secure mobile apps,” said Andrew Hoog, chief investigative officer at ViaForensics. “But it takes the time, energy and resources to do it.”
Ultimately, ... Read More
Depending on miner signaling, Segregated Witness may, at the very soonest, be “live” on the Bitcoin network halfway through December. This somewhat unlikely best-case scenario leaves about six wee... Read More
Swift Selects Hyperledger Tech For Cross-Border Blockchain Test
Swift has officially selected Hyperledger's Fabric codebase for use in its most prominent blockchain project.
Designed to simplify the nostro-vostro accounts banks held to facilitate internatio
Cloud Services and Cryptocurrency Mining Malware
In the past few years, the definition of IT infrastructure has changed from self-hosted servers and data centers to cloud computing and virtual machines. The cloud services became popular mainly
New Bitcoin Core Software Makes SegWit Optional for Miners
A new software update has been published by the Bitcoin Core open-source development community.
Released on Saturday, version 0.14.1 largely builds on the group's March 0.14.0 release, incorporatin
Brexit Effect? Where Bitcoin Stands As Macron, Le Pen Advance in French Election
Figures from Sunday, April 23 first round of voting narrowed the competing candidates to be the next French president to just two: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen. This means that France’s next