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70% of the cryptocurrency exchanges neglect elementary safety rules

70% of the cryptocurrency exchanges neglect elementary safety rules

According to a recent study, more than 70 percent of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges allow users to create accounts with weak passwords. Less than half of the analyzed platforms provide tools for assessing password strength. “12345” and “qwerty” 43% of the platforms allow users to create an account by choosing a password with number of… More

Japan’s Finance Minister demanded to strengthen security measures on the cryptocurrency exchanges of the country

Japan’s Finance Minister demanded to strengthen security measures on the cryptocurrency exchanges of the country

Japan’s Finance Minister appealed to cryptocurrency exchanges to improve security measures after the break on the Tokyo stock exchange Coincheck, which was stolen cryptocurrency in the amount of $ 530 million. Speaking to reporters after a meeting of the Cabinet Tuesday, Japan’s Finance Minister Taro ASO demanded to strengthen security measures on the internal cryptocurrency… More

Antivirus token: safe Internet real?

Antivirus token: safe Internet real?

Virus threats on the Internet big set, but the means of their detection and neutralization never enough. First a virus, then protection from it. Remember the recently discovered bugs Spectre and Meltdown, which showed that threats for many years, to remain invisible. Such huge technical failures attract attention, however, each of us is much more… More

Why is it dangerous to use cryptocurrency wallets BU

Why is it dangerous to use cryptocurrency wallets BU

All cryptocurrency savings one Reddit user known by the nickname moodyrocket disappeared after he started to use BU cryptocurrency wallet Ledger Nano purchased on eBay. The attacker stole cryptocurrency for a total amount equal to 34.000 dollars. I haven’t used their Ledger for about a week and today decided to check your balance in XRP,… More

90% of the crypto mobile apps are under threat of hacking

90% of the crypto mobile apps are under threat of hacking

The vast majority of mobile cryptocurrency wallets enough from the point of view of vulnerabilities and security. To this conclusion came a company that deals with security issues in mobile devices Security Tech High-Tech Bridge, based on the analysis of more than 2000 app in Google Play. Of the top 30 crypto-currency applications, with the… More