As the value of Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies skyrockets, fraudsters are developing new blockchain exploits and mining schemes to get their cut of the digital gold rush.
Blockchain technology depends on mutual trust between human participants, each of whom represents a potential weakness in the chain.
Security researchers discovered that roughly half a billion people visit websites that secretly run cryptocurrency mining scripts every month.
Blockchain technology enables all participants in a transaction to validate whether the assets involved have been altered or tampered with.
The state of fintech security will fluctuate based on the industry's ability to maintain regulatory compliance and stay abreast of cybercrime trends.
Since bitcoin conversions are processed on a blockchain, security analysts can trace transactions to determine the root cause of a ransomware attack.
Cybercriminals recently breached two popular cryptocurrency platforms to steal personal information and digital funds to the tune of $300,000.
A new IBM study found that one-third of C-level executives are currently using or planning to implement blockchain technology.
The fintech marketis growing in the Asia-Pacific region, especially in China and India, due to increasing innovation and a strong startup culture.
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