In today's episode the CSIAC takes the most important articles in a past CS Digest and discusses the articles' importance in the world of technology and cyber security.
"Highly professional" hackers made off with around 4,700 Bitcoin from a leading mining service. The hacked service was NiceHash, a Slovenia-based mining exchange.
A common idea about the blockchain, the technology that powers Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, is that it can "create trust", or allow two parties to make a transaction "without relying on trust". The blockchain does not create or eliminate trust. It merely converts trust from one form to another. While we previously had to trust financial institutions
The Blockchain application started in cryptocurrency and has been surging recently. Blockchain has been rapidly expanding to other fields in finance and beyond and is in the process of revolutionizing our society. In this webinar, Blockchain technology will be introduced from the perspectives of applications, extensible interfaces, security promises and
Bitcoin mining websites became the new fashion of 2017 and there is no dust on that but when it comes to compromise websites to host such fashion it becomes a headache (well to the consumers at least). Have you heard about KRACK the WPA2 vulnerability? If you did you probably was searching for your device/router vendor's patch, no? if you are using D-Link
Between $150 million and $300 million in digital currency called ether remains inaccessible today after a user said he "accidentally" triggered a vulnerability that froze the funds in the popular Parity wallet.
Cybersecurity researchers have identified a second ongoing global cyberattack that has quietly hijacked hundreds of thousands of computers around the world, including many in the United States, for a massive cryptocurrency mining operation.