Category: Iota

Detecting Credential Compromise in AWS (Black Hat Conference 2018)

Detecting Credential Compromise in AWS. Our talk presents attacks on the cryptography used in the cryptocurrency IOTA, which is currently the 10th largest cryptocurrency with a market capitalization of 2.8 billion USD. IOTA is billed as a next generation bloc…

Cryptocurrency is actually terrible for battling inflation, data shows

Cryptocurrency is often floated as a failsafe for floundering economies. When faced with economic instability, blockchain evangelists are often quick to prescribe Bitcoin (or some other altcoin) as a means of alleviating hyperinflation by being more stable th…

What is IOTA all about?

What sets IOTA apart from other cryptocurrencies? Dominik Schiener, Co-Founder of IOTA, shares insights about the cryptocurrency.