Month: November 2018

Privacy Exodus: Spam Delivers Mac Spyware

Earlier this month, malware researchers discovered an interesting attack: a scam e-mail with a cleverly disguised Mac malware attachment. Let’s take a look at the e-mail in question, the signs that indicate it’s a scam, and what the malware does if someone fa…

Volentix Introduces Vespucci for Comprehensive Cryptocurrency Market Analysis

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Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Receives Honorary Doctorate

Vitalik Buterin left academia four years ago to pursue a career in crypto. Now, the Ethereum founder’s contributions to the industry (and the computer science field at large) have earned him an honorary Ph.D. — in the same year he might have eventually comple…

NPM dependencies, supply chain attacks, and Bitcoin wallets

The EventStream incident shows just how easily attackers can infiltrate the open source software supply chain by adding a malicious dependency to a trusted component. What happened with EventStream? On Nov. 20, 2018, it was discovered that EventStream, a high…

NEO Blockchain adds Spatium™ wallet to the list of approved wallets

SINGAPORE, Nov. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — NEO has just added the Spatium™ software and hardware wallets as recommended storage options for the NEO cryptocurrency and various NEP standard tokens. Spatium’s™ product becomes the latest of a handful of wallets app…

NEO Blockchain adds Spatium™ wallet to the list of approved wallets

SINGAPORE, Nov. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — NEO has just added the Spatium™ software and hardware wallets as recommended storage options for the NEO cryptocurrency and various NEP standard tokens. Spatium’s™ product becomes the latest of a handful of wallets app…