Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency crime losses more than double to $4.5 billion in 2019, report finds

Losses from cryptocurrency crime surged to $4.52 billion (£3.5 billion) last year, as insider theft soared even as hacking losses …

Cryptocurrency Concerns over Facebook’s cryptocurrency plans

Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble …

Cryptocurrency From Belarus to Bahrain, the small states embracing cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an …

Cryptocurrency QuickBit exposed 300,000 data records via unsecured MongoDB database

Swedish cryptocurrency exchange QuickBit has confirmed that around 300,000 personal data records of customers were left exposed on the Internet …

Ransomware Four things every CEO should know about ransomware

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Dr Sandra Bell, Sungard Availability Services head of resilience consulting (Europe), highlights some important truths about ransomware.  It’s hard to …

Information security How should blockchain be regulated?

At this year’s Blockchain Live trade show in London, something curious happened. The talk on “Crypto currency: the search for …

Threats Hold your hoarding – why you should never pay a crypto ransom

Vendor View: Richard Agnew, EMEA VP at Code42 on how the lack of effective data security strategy drives crypto-hoarding. It’s not …