Central bank digital currencies poised to disrupt market
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Sophos uncovers 167 fake Android, iOS crypto-currency apps
Attackers targeted users through dating sites and lured victims into installing money-stealing apps disguised as popular brands.
Fake Android and iOS apps disguised as crypto-currency apps
Sophos encountered a server which was hosting hundreds of fake trading, banking, foreign exchange and crypto-currency apps.
What you need to know about ransomware
With increasing attacks come higher financial and operational impacts, including ransomware payments and associated costs, operational downtime and remediation efforts.
Taxman SARS pursues crypto dealers at SA exchanges
AltCoinTrader, Luno, and VALR confirm that they have received requests for transactional information in relation to a small number of customers.
Dark Web marketplace Hydra rakes in $1.37bn in crypto
The notorious platform sees growth in annual transaction volumes, marking a 624% year-over-year jump over a three-year period from 2018 to 2020.
SARB studies feasibility of central bank digital currency
The process will include electronic legal tender for general-purpose retail use, complementary to cash, says the South African Reserve Bank.
People who know or could be Satoshi Nakamoto
Craig Wright, an Australian scientist, was listed as Bitcoin’s creator by Wired magazine in 2015, but nobody knows for sure.
How digitalised rice trading is improving global food security
The Rice Exchange platform, built by Fujitsu, digitalises rice trading using a blockchain distributed ledger technology platform, says Frederik De Breuck, head of the Blockchain Innovation Center at Fujitsu.
Elon Musk’s flip-flopping on Bitcoin knocks crypto confidence
The fact that the billionaire can drive such price volatility just through his tweeted words should have people worried, say analysts.
Should you invest in online casinos?
Increasingly, players are using Bitcoin as a payment method on online casinos as it is fully optimised for digital use and provides instant deposits and withdrawals.