Privacy & Security
Privacy and security measures are often the first technologies to evolve in the blockchain space. As these measures grow and become applied more widely, this space will bring them to the forefront.
Can an exchange with KYC/AML be “decentralized”?
The Association of Cryptocurrency Enterprises and Startups, Singapore, has released a draft of a code of practice for cryptocurrency businesses in the country.
The cryptocurrency payment facilitator is adding a user-experience upgrade and requirement identification for high-value transactions.
8/3/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.
Hundreds of Lightning enthusiasts are already leveraging it.
Swedish cryptocurrency exchange QuickBit has confirmed a customer data leak following a security upgrade.
7/20/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.
With user-owned encryption keys and a system which keeps away unwanted intruders, Graphite offers more confidentiality than its mainstream rivals.
BTCPay Server hopes the Tor crowdfunding campaign will demonstrate the impact of bitcoin-based fundraising for open-source initiatives.
The major breach comes as Japanese regulators have clamored for changes in how cryptocurrency exchanges store assets.
Kriptode’s LNSMS.world and Receive SMS allow for quick and private text messaging through Lightning payments.
Torus has created an innovative solution that uses distributed key generation, an encryption process in which multiple parties contribute to the calculation of a shared public and private key set.
At Breaking Bitcoin 2, key developers discussed the challenges they’ve encountered thus far with Lightning security.
7/6/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.
The blockchain analytics company and attestation platform will introduce an anonymous identity scheme for protecting user identities.
In the surveillance age, decentralized and private payments are a crucial innovation for a digital future where we retain our civil liberties and personal freedoms.
In conversation with David Bailey, Edward Snowden talks about mass surveillance, privacy and freedom at Bitcoin 2019 in San Francisco.
In this episode, Dave and Grahm cover shadow banking, Binance’s U.S.-regulation-compliant spinoff company and welcome back recurring guest Dan Held.
Multiple users have reported that crypto trading platform LocalBitcoins has stopped allowing customers to make in-person trades of crypto assets for cash in an anonymous fashion.
Cryptocurrency exchanges offering bitcoin have a long and turbulent history of compromises, hacks and outright scams. This infographic has been designed to visualize this legacy in a way that shows each hack’s impact at the time relative to the others.
Popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance will be conducting a system upgrade on May 15, 2019, in the wake of a $40 million hack.
Per a blog post , the exchange announced that it will be implementing “significant” changes to its fundamental security infrastructure, including its two-factor authentication and withdrawal validation processes.
Binance has revealed more information about a hack that resulted in the theft of 7,000 bitcoin.