Skype, Microsoft's voice over IP software, has been shown to be insecure on various levels over the years. The Snowden leaks have revealed it to be more of a mass surveillance malware than a secure communications platform.
In an interview at The Internet Engineering Task Force 93, former CIA employee and NSA contractor Edward Snowden spoke about privacy and security.
CoinTelegraph reviews three of the most promising alternatives to Skype that guarantee end-to-end encryption and greater privacy for its users.
On July 7, Charlie Lee, creator of Litecoin (LTC), wrote a post on Reddit to offer a fix for the current spam attack to the Bitcoin network.
Password manager service LastPass announced last week that they experienced a data breach that exposed users' email addresses, encrypted passwords and cleartext password reminder hints.
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If you use the latest encryption technology for your online banking, Bitcoin wallet, or protecting your military secrets, get ready for a little bout with depression.
It is time to reveal the top five reasons why bitcoins are superior to dollars, both now, and in the future.
Onename made a big announcement on September 12 at the Blockstack Summit 2015. Co-founder, Muneeb Ali, revealed during his keynote presentation that the Namecoin network is not decentralized
This article will cover the necessary steps that need to be considered when creating and maintaining a bitcoin wallet.
Ghost Security Group, a counter terrorism network, is taking a stand against ISIS as they look to track the terrorists of Friday’s Paris attack.
Mr Robot is a TV series following Elliot, a young New Yorker who works as a cybersecurity engineer by day and vigilante hacker by night.
Hacking scandals have swept the commercial retail and digital currency sectors for the least three years, and it doesn’t seem to be letting up.
Secure Quick Reliable Login (SQRL, pronounced “squirrel”) is a free and open-source program designed by Steve Gibson
Getting started with Bitcoin is not the easiest thing to do. One of the things holding Bitcoin back is its highly technical nature. In a very convenient world, Bitcoin is not very convenient to use.
Elliptic, a Bitcoin analytics and security firm based out of London, announced 'The Bitcoin Big Bang' on Thursday.
Cryptographer and digital currency researcher Nick Szabo, who many believe to be the real identity behind Satoshi Nakamoto, has stated that a rapid block size increase is “a huge security risk”
New Bitcoin cold storage device CoolWallet from CoolbitX Technology is the size of a credit card, doesn’t need cables, fits in a common wallet.
Hackers are still using Bitcoin as their currency of choice despite their ability to be detected and traced.
KYC compliance, the regulatory standards that demand to know who you are and what you are doing with your money, are being adopted by Bitcoin exchanges more and more
Using the latest cryptography, Blockstream has created Confidential Transactions de-signed to improve Bitcoin’s user security by keeping the amounts sent visible only to participants in the transaction
Jonathan Warren on how the U.S. Defense Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency requested a perfect encryption app.
HolyTransaction’s CEO explains new features in his wallet and tells about new opportunities opened to him by going into Bitcoin.
Half of Americans are afraid of identity theft and expressing unpopular opinions, according to a study by the Department of Commerce. Bitcoin users don’t need to have the same fears.
Ghana seeks to secure transactions on the Internet first and only then start a discussion on Bitcoin adoption.
Recently approved by the New York State Department of Financial Services to offer the trading of Ether on its virtual currency exchange based in New York City, Gemini has started Ether trading.
The idea of combining blockchain services and a cloud operating environment has always been desired, but was held back due to security concerns in the past.
Ghana’s Financial Intelligence Centre says the use of bitcoin and kitiwa is a severe risk to the country’s security.
Active discussions over Encryption ban take a new turn as the US Intelligence Committee Leaders release Discussion draft of Encryption bill. Bitcoin community members ring alarm bells.
Today’s infrastructure cannot accommodate on a global level for the technology of tomorrow, says our expert Brandon Kostinuk of Vanbex.
This is the year that eCommerce will see big development in India. Morgan Stanley Research reports a 50% increase from last year.
Shapeshift trading platform announced a full shutdown of their website due to $230,000 in missing funds. The platform should be back on April 20.
Preventive measures must be employed by internet users, especially within the crypto ecosystem, to conquer existing threats to personal privacy. CoinTelegraph has collected the most important ones.
Aimia has released a new research into consumer appetite for digital wallets in Europe. Its findings show that the interest has grown by 5% from last year to 31% of Europeans being likely to use a digital wallet on their mobile device now.
Disney placed a wanted ad for an intern to work on its private blockchain. Blockchain can find applications in a theme park environment as well.
WhatsApp has decided to turn on encryption for all messages. Will this lead to more private conversations or have they just opened a can of worms?
Counterfeiting and brand misrepresentation can be fought using the Blockchain technology in conjunction with other collaborative entities.
Bitdefender anti-malware researchers have released a new vaccine tool that offers protection against the likes of CTB-Locker, Locky and TeslaCrypt.
BitFury has recently released a white paper entitled “Digital Assets on Public Blockchains”. The paper explains how to use the bitcoin blockchain for storing and transferring digital assets securely.
A number of major news websites have been hit by a cryptolocker malvertising campaign.
BitLox Ltd is now shipping the BitLox bitcoin hardware wallet and calls it “the most advanced and secure hardware Bitcoin wallet ever developed.”
While banks and investors look to the blockchain as a singular investment vehicle, they miss the fact that Bitcoin is not only the strongest distributed ledger in existence
Once the cryptocurrency will develop to be able to replace the national currency, governments would ban it immediately says the head of Kaspersky Lab
Each day, more and more people all over the world are adapting blockchain and bitcoin, often without understanding it fully. What is Bitcoin after all? Is it valuable? Is it an investment?
The U.S. federal government is trying to steer people toward visiting sites that give step-by-step instructions on how to encrypt digital communications.
Digital Asset Holdings LLC, a blockchain startup led by Former JPMorgan Executive Blythe Masters have issued its first crypto-security for Pivit
CISA (Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015) easily passed through the U.S. Senate’s vote on Tuesday, creating a new avenue for consumer data sharing that benefits anti-privacy entities like the NSA
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