How is Blockchain Being Applied to Cybersecurity Right Now?

There are numerous practical use cases between blockchain and cybersecurity, and the overlap seems to be only growing larger. With new technologies comes more opportunities for hacks and cybersecurity threats. As more companies prepare for modern hacking and digital extortion attempts, blockchain and cybersecurity are a hot topic.   Blockchain and Cybersecurity Whenever you talk about […]

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Crypto-Mining Attacks Fell Sharply in 2019 but Ransomware Is Trending: Kaspersky – CoinDesk

In the cat-and-mouse game between hackers and users, less-lucrative crypto-mining malware fell out of favor this year. While security experts at Kaspersky found that the number of “unique malicious objects” rose by 13.7 percent – led in part by a 187 percent increase in so-called web-skimmer files, malware designed to steal credit card information – […]

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