Korea Telecom Announces Blockchain For Network Security

South Korea's leading mobile carrier, Korea Telecom (KT), said Tuesday that it plans to use new telecommunications system powered by blockchain security solutions. KT's digital infrastructure project, dubbed "Future Internet," will let people and...

Twitter Pledges Action on Crypto Scams After Account Shadow Bans

Social media giant Twitter appears to be cracking down on cryptocurrency scam accounts - but several members of the crypto Twitter community have been caught in the fray. Responding to a tweet by Cornell...

North Carolina Orders Crypto Mining Firm to Halt Share Sale

North Carolina's government has sent a cease-and-desist order to a cryptocurrency company they say is selling unregistered securities in the U.S. state. The North Carolina Secretary of State Securities Division issued a temporary cease-and-desist order...

IBM Wants You to Know the Ways Blockchain Can Go Wrong

As enterprise blockchains inch closer to live launches, a group of cybersecurity experts within IBM is out to make sure clients take every step to keep their new investments secure. Adewale Omoniyi, a senior...

Crypto Rich and Paranoid: Threats Prompt Radical Security in Bitcoin Land

"Grumpynitis," as he's known on Reddit, figured he had taken every precaution he needed to protect his crypto assets. After all, he worked as a security consultant to banks, governments and multinationals. He...

Bitfury Enters Bitcoin Crime-Fighting Business with Crystal Launch

Bitfury isn't waiting for law enforcement to clean up the bitcoin space. After years of working with government agencies leery of bitcoin's seedy past, the blockchain services firm best known for its bitcoin transaction...

Google’s DoubleClick Ads Used to Distribute Crypto Mining Malware

Security firm TrendMicro stated in a new report that Google's DoubleClick ad services were used to distribute cryptocurrency mining malware to a number of users in Europe and Asia. On its Security and Intelligence...

How-To Website WikiHow Partners With Blockchain Startup Civic

Popular how-to website wikiHow is partnering with blockchain startup Civic to boost login security for its users. According to the two companies, the partnership will see wikiHow offering its users the ability to swap out...

Insightful ICO? Telecom Giant Telenor Wants to Disrupt Media with Tokens

A product within telecommunications giant Telenor is hoping the technology behind initial coin offerings (ICOs) can help it disrupt the media business model. Central to the Norway-based firm's exploration of the tech is its partnership with...

Blockstack Today: 5 Apps Already Being Built on the Decentralized Web

Blockchain architecture startup Blockstack has a vision for a truly free and open internet. It’s a vision built on the idea that users shouldn't get locked into a particular application, but instead be able...