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The Growing Use of Blockchain Law Enforcement Strategies

The Growing Use of Blockchain Law Enforcement Strategies

Blockchain technology poses unique threats to law enforcement organizations. This new technology allows anyone to transfer funds internationally, and in many cases anonymously. Criminals also recognize this ability and continue finding new ways to integrate these features into their illegal activities. While the news often sheds light on the nefarious […]

NSA Tools Used to Unleash Crypto Mining Malware by Hackers

NSA Tools Used to Unleash Crypto Mining Malware by Hackers

Hackers are now using software developed by the US National Security Agency (NSA) to illicitly mine cryptocurrencies. According to a recent report released by the Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA), compiled by a collective of cyber-security experts from McAfee, Cisco Talos, NTT Security, Rapid7 and Sophos, among others, crypto mining malware detections have […]

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

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

You’ve probably heard of cryptojacking by now, otherwise known as illicit cryptocurrency mining. But oftentimes, we think that cybercrime affects large companies or that hackers only target important or affluent people. But here’s the thing about cryptojacking: it doesn’t discriminate on social or economic grounds. According to a study by Switchfast Technologies, […]

Are Silver and Gold ‘at the Flood’?

Are Silver and Gold ‘at the Flood’?

There is a tide in the affairs of men… Thus begins one of the most famous quotes ever uttered, taken from Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar. Brutus, talking to Cassius, says, “There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune…” A flood tide […]

How Blockchain Is Being Applied to Human Rights

How Blockchain Is Being Applied to Human Rights

By CHRISTINA COMBEN Blockchain may not be a panacea to the all the world’s problems but there are many areas where it shows potential. Perhaps one of the most important is human rights. According to a 2014 report by Freedom House, only 40 percent of the world live in “free” countries. These are […]

What Is a Crypto Card? | An All-Inclusive Guide

What Is a Crypto Card? | An All-Inclusive Guide

What Is a Crypto Card? | An All-Inclusive Guide by DELTON RHODES Whether you’re new to crypto or an experienced investor, you might still wonder, “What is a crypto card?” In this article, we answer all your questions about them. We also look at some of the benefits and challenges for […]