Dubbed Crypto’s Hot New Trend, Staking Raises Major Security Risks

Dubbed Crypto’s Hot New Trend, Staking Raises Major Security Risks

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Massive Bitcoin Exchange Hack Exposes Arrogant Disregard of Security

Massive Bitcoin Exchange Hack Exposes Arrogant Disregard of Security

TweetShareIn another blow to the crypto industry’s reputation, South Korean bitcoin exchange Bithumb was hacked again on Saturday morning. The hack marks the second time the exchange has been successfully penetrated in less than a year. Is arrogance or incompetence to blame?Bithumb Hadn’t Even Repaired its Reputation Since the Last HackThe Bithumb hack saw the…

Newsflash: SEC Chief Confirms Analysis That Ethereum isn’t a Security

Newsflash: SEC Chief Confirms Analysis That Ethereum isn’t a Security

TweetShareSecurities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton has formally confirmed existing staff analysis that Ethereum and other similar decentralized cryptocurrency assets are not securities, even if they were initially sold through an illegal securities offering.SEC Chairman Agrees with Analysis That Says Ethereum, Similar Crypto Assets are Not SecuritiesClayton made this revelation in a letter sent…

Trezor and Ledger Respond to Claims Security Claims

Trezor and Ledger Respond to Claims Security Claims

TweetShare Three researchers and engineers have published a presentation from the 35th Chaos Communication Congress revealing claimed vulnerabilities in cryptocurrency hardware wallets. Trezor and Ledger have responded saying in short, their user’s cryptocurrency balances are safe. Dmitry Nedospasov, Thomas Roth, and Josh Datko, created the website wallet.fail and promised to publish their presentation to the…

Crypto Wallet Ledger Partners Neufund to Create Security Token Platform

Crypto Wallet Ledger Partners Neufund to Create Security Token Platform

Advertisement European crypto startups Neufund and Ledger have announced that they will work together to bring ERC20 tokens issued through Neufund to Ledger’s cryptocurrency hardware wallets and applications. Neufund, based in Berlin, and Paris-headquartered hardware wallet-maker Ledger already had a partnership dating back to 2017 when Ledger created a bespoke edition of the Nano S…

Korean Crypto Giant Bithumb Makes U.S. Foray with Security Token Exchange Deal

Korean Crypto Giant Bithumb Makes U.S. Foray with Security Token Exchange Deal

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Cryptocurrency exchanges continue to demonstrate resilience despite this year’s downturn in trading volume and prices. Most recently, Bithumb, which is South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, is making an expansion push, having partnered with seriesOne, a Miami, Florida-based crypto and ICO fundraising portal, to launch an exchange for regulated security tokens in…

Interview: Indiegogo Founder Talks Security Tokens

Interview: Indiegogo Founder Talks Security Tokens

Advertisement Crowdfunding giant Indiegogo, known for the creation of projects like the Wardenclyffe Tesla Science Centre, recently stepped into the security token market with the announcement that the company would tokenize the St. Regis Aspen Resort in Colorado and sell the tokens as legally-registered securities in a security token offering (STO). STOs Will Soon Become…