Bitcoin While coronavirus rages, bitcoin has made a leap towards the mainstream

Anyone holding bitcoin would have watched the market with alarm in recent weeks. The virtual currency, whose price other cryptocurrencies …

Bitcoin Bitcoin plummets to a six-month low on China crackdown

Bitcoin slumped to a six-month low on Friday after China's central bank launched a fresh crackdown on cryptocurrencies, warning of …

Cryptocurrency EU to consider issuing public digital currency

The European Central Bank should consider issuing a public digital currency, an EU draft document said, after plans by Facebook …

Bitcoin Bitcoin as a safe haven? More a speculative bet, market players say

Bitcoin's recent gains as stocks plummeted on U.S.-China trade tensions reflect not so much its safe-haven credentials but its potential …

News Hamas shifts to bitcoin for fundraising

New research shows how the armed wing of Palestinian militant group Hamas is using bitcoin to raise and move money. …

Information Security BitPay’s Copay Wallet was compromised – why and how did this happen?

Sonatype’s CTO Brian Fox, talks to TEISS on how and why BitPay’s Copay wallet was compromised, why it’s new territory, …

Information Security How real is the threat of cryptojacking?

Danielle Russell, group product marketing manager at AlienVault, an AT&T company, says that 2018 was the year of cryptojacking. Can …

News Bug in bitcoin could have brought the entire system down

The development team behind the most hack-proof and secure blockchain has recently found a DDoS vulnerability that would have been …

Threats Why cryptojacking is more harmful than you think

By Liviu Arsene, Senior e-Threat Analyst at Bitdefender In 2017, Bitcoin reached a record-high value of $19,000 per unit. Prior …

Podcast Is bitcoin the currency of our future?

Should we trust bitcoin? Can we really maintain anonymity using the currency? Questions answered on this week's teissPodcast! As part …

Information Security Taking a social lens to the cryptocurrency community

A new report on cryptocurrencies identifies the strong effect that social media posts have on price volatility. Cryptocurrencies are very much …

Threats “I haven’t invested in bitcoin, and I won’t!” – France’s Ambassador for Digital Affairs

Why does cryptocurrency make France’s Ambassador for Digital Affairs, David Martinon, feel uneasy? Watch part of his talk at TEISS2018 where …