Coinhoarder Stole over $50 million in Cryptocurrency from users of Blockchain.info

A report by the Cisco Talos Cybersecurity team has exposed a Ukrainian hacker group named Coinhoarder who has stolen more than $50 million in cryptocurrency from users of Blockchain.info.     Victims have been lured by “poison Google ads” relating to popular search keywords related to cryptocurrency or blockchain.  If people googled terms like “blockchain” or “bitcoin wallet,” they would see links to malicious websites which were exact copies of the legitimate website for Blockchain.info wallets.     Once on this website, the victims then entered their wallet information which…

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How can Cryptocurrency and the Blockchain help us

On the 31 October 2008,  the Bitcoin whitepaper was released via the metzdowd mailing list. Bitcoin – Peer to Peer electronic cash.  A historical day which set in motion the “Internet of Money” causing disruption to financial institutions, governments, and all of us in general.        Cryptocurrency and the decentralised digital cash system has revolutionized the way we transact with value as well as invest some of our savings.  Raising capital has changed with the introduction of crowdfunding and ICO’s, Initial Coin Offerings vs traditional funding methods.  The…

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Deloitte Government Tech Trends 2018: How Government Organizations Can Bring Together Strategy, Technology and Operations in ‘The Symphonic Enterprise’

Report highlights eight technology trends that can create a more enterprise-focused approach to IT, drive greater mission outcomes,  WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Deloitte has released “A Government Perspective: Tech Trends 2018,” the latest edition of its annual in-depth examination of emerging trends in government technology.     This year’s government-specific report spotlights eight trends that are shaping strategic and operational transformations and redefining information technology’s (IT) role within the enterprise. This year’s theme, “The symphonic enterprise,” is an idea that describes strategy, technology, and operations working together, in harmony, across domains and boundaries.…

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Canada launches first Blockchain ETF amid Bitcoin crash

Harvest Portfolio just received approval for the first CANADIAN blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF) which is set to launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange next week.     The firm filed the paperwork for its Blockchain Technologies ETF in January and Harvest Portfolio said the fund will invest “in equity securities of issuers exposed, directly or indirectly to the development and implementation of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies”.   Full story: –ETF – Toronto Stock Exchange, Harvest Portfolio The filing and approval come after a torrid month for Bitcoin investors and…

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Roadmap – Embedded Vault Turning Your PC into a Secure Hardware Wallet

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are embracing the launch of the World’s most secure cryptocurrency software wallet.  Embedded Vault, which launched on 1 February 2018, turns your computer into a secure, encrypted hardware device.   Not only will you be able to keep your cryptocurrency safe, you will be able to do so without buying any additional hardware.  The company, Embedded Downloads, refer to the Embedded Vault as a “Game Changer” as more application updates are released.   Watch this short explainer video, and make sure you take advantage of the FREE DOWNLOAD,…

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Nexus Earth Partners with SingularityNET to Integrate Artificial Intelligence with the World’s Most Advanced & Secure Blockchain Technology

PHOENIX, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Nexus (NXS), announced a partnership with SingularityNET (AGI), to explore the combination of both technologies. SingularityNET is looking to expand horizons creating a decentralized AI network based on blockchain. This new partnership could result in the most secure, scalable and censorship-resistant blockchain AI infrastructure in existence.     Nexus and SingularityNET share an aligned mission of creating the safest and most advanced technology. In discussing the future of secure, decentralized AI, SingularityNET Chairman David Hanson commented, “It will become the single most valuable technology in all of history. This…

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Embedded Vault Announces 30 Day Free Download

LIMERICK, Ireland, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In an effort to grab market share in the highly competitive crypto market, Embedded Downloads announced today that their new premium product is live and a free download will be available for 30 days.   According to the company, the new Embedded Vault is an ultra-secure application with which users can turn an ordinary PC or laptop into a secure cryptocurrency hardware banking device as well as a crypto communicator.   Embedded Vault, the Most Secure Cryptocurrency Software Wallet and Crypto Communicator     The company said…

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New Embedded Vault could be a Crypto “Game- Changer

Embedded Downloads, the developers of the BitVault®, the world’s first blockchain smartphone, announced today the launch and roadmap for their new product, Embedded Vault. The company called this new product a “game changer”.     “We believe that this product is going to be a “game changer” as it is the only product that uses inputs from the users own hardware, the user himself/herself and blockchain cryptography to create a secure environment for managing cryptofinance, communication and data management without the need to purchase any new hardware.”     According…

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Trump administration is considering nationalizing 5G mobile network

According to a shocking report by (CNN): The US government is considering a federal takeover of portions of the country’s mobile broadband networks. This is according to documents obtained by Axios.     A safeguard against Chinese cybersecurity is cited by a National Security Council official in a presentation to senior members of the President Donald Trump’s administration. The suggestion is that the United States needs to centralize its 5G network. Government control of 5G infrastructure would be unprecedented and highly controversial, as the industry has traditionally been privately controlled…

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All your Devices can be Hacked – IOT needs EOT

  In this Ted talk, computer science professor, Avi Rubin takes us on a journey of hacking that will astound you.   Implanted medical devices   The pacemaker was invented in 1926 but the real interest from a computer security perspective started in 2006 when they were given networking capabilities. Now what a research team did was they got their hands on what’s called an ICD. This is a defibrillator, and this is a device that goes into a person to control their heart rhythm, and these have saved many…

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