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bitcoinRussia’s attempted voter hacking used malware and $95000 worth of bitcoin

Twelve members of russian intelligence were indicted for trying to hack the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the Democratic National Committee, and the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton using malware. They released information on the internet under the names “DCLeaks” and …

internetIncapsula Review and Installation Process

Incapsula is a cloud-based application delivery service that enables online businesses of all sizes to enjoy enterprise-grade website security, performance and availability. Incapsula includes a best-of-breed web application firewall, comprehensive DDoS protection, a global content delivery network, and an application …

blockchainIoT Chain provides security, efficiency and lower cost for the internet of things

IoT Chain is developing blockchain to secure the internet of things against bots. It will also be more energy efficient and provides lower costs.

blockchainMyntum will help secure your digital assets

Myntum is a new blockchain company that has goal of securing your digital assets. Nextbigfuture interviewed two Myntum co-founders at the Crypto Invest Summit in Los Angeles. Myntum was conceived after the Napa fires, when people had to restore their …

internetTwitter passwords exposed via bug

Twitter advises all Twitter users to change their password. Twitter exposed all user passwords via a bug that stored passwords in plain text — without protecting them with any sort of encryption technology that would mask a Twitter user’s true …

cryptographyIBM predicts Lattice Cryptography will be big within 5 years to stop hackers

IBM’s mission is to help their clients change the way the world works. There’s no better example of that than IBM Research’s annual “5 in 5” technology predictions. Each year, they showcase some of the biggest breakthroughs coming out of …

blockchainIBM Crypto-anchors and blockchain will save up to $600 billion per year from fraud

IBM’s mission is to help their clients change the way the world works. There’s no better example of that than IBM Research’s annual “5 in 5” technology predictions. Each year, they showcase some of the biggest breakthroughs coming out of …

blockchainUse a hardware wallet to securely trade alternative cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies are mainly traded on Coinbase. Coinbase only allows trading on about four cryptocurrencies. Trading on the thousands of other cryptocurrencies is often on less secure exchanges. Getting a hardware wallet like Ledger Nano S (about $110) is needed to …

blockchainBlockchain identity management could replace passwords and fix many hacking problems

IBM, other large companies and startups are working on a global shift to decentralized identity that is built on blockchain technology. This would mean a person would control their digital identity and would not need to use passwords for systems …

chinaCryptography and radar won WW2 and today Quantum military technologies are similarly critical

Cryptography and radar were technologies that won World War 2. Broken codes let the allies know where major forces were being moved. So the US fleet could choose where to intercept the Japanese Navy for the Battle of Midway. Radar …