On a darknet market called “Dread,” a vendor going by “ExploitDOT” is attempting to sell user data from the know-your-customer (KYC) data top cryptocurrency exchanges ask for, required by most jurisdictions. Continue reading Hacked Customer Data From World Leading Cryptocurrency Exchanges For Sale On The Dark Web?
MimbleWimble, named after a curse from the Harry Potter book series, is a protocol, much like Bitcoin’s blockchain, that contains improved privacy features derived from multiple technologies, some more established than others. Continue reading MimbleWimble: Is Bitcoin’s Curse Looming on The Horizon?
In the early days of crypto, Airbitz was a Bitcoin-only wallet that featured a directory of brick and mortar businesses which accepted Bitcoin. It was one of the only mobile wallets which allowed the user to own their private keys without having to see them. Continue reading Edge Wallet’s Paul Puey on the Future of Money
Jesse Powell, the CEO of a major crypto exchange Kraken, warned users of digital assets to not store funds on trading platforms. Continue reading Please Do Not Store Crypto on Any Exchange, Warns CEO of Major Crypto Exchange Kraken
Binance CEO Chengpeng Zhao (“CZ”) has come under attack after appearing to advise crypto holders to store their holdings on exchanges instead of on personal storage devices like USB drives or hardware wallets. Continue reading Binance CEO Criticized for Appearing to Advise Storing Crypto on Exchanges