The bitcoin price just broke $1,000 for the first time since 2013. But is it really a step toward market domination or merely fool's gold?
As blockchain appears poised to evolve in 2017, IT managers must work closely with financial regulators to fill any gaps regarding compliance.
Formerly only associated with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, blockchain technology will come of age in 2017, yielding use cases across industries.
As cryptocurrencies gain traction with banks and consumers, IT professionals must consider the cybersecurity implications of becoming a cashless society.
Since its creation, blockchain has risen in popularity among security experts and the public. It has even been touted as the silver bullet of cybersecurity, unbreachable and safe. But viewing blockchain in that light is overly simplistic. To...
Instead of targeting the usual 50 to 500 file types, the creator of ransomware variant Smrss32 is targeting more than 6,600 file extensions.
The developers of the Petya and Mischa ransomware packages have embraced a new business model: ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS).
The future of blockchain goes far beyond the banking industry. In fact, this new element of security could have far-reaching consequences across sectors.
Blockchain technology has become a hot trending topic within the computer world in the last couple years. There's more to it than just bitcoins.
Bitcoin must change to allow for its widespread use or risk falling behind due to a lack of space on the blockchain or inflexible transaction fees.