Bug was discovered after a user posted a theoretical question on Reddit.
CSIRO's Data61 and the University of Sydney say the first international trial of its Red Belly Blockchain has shown increased speed and energy efficiencies at a global scale.
The aim is to track food from farm to store in near real time using blockchain's distributed ledger system.
The corporate regulator said it stopped five initial coin offerings going ahead, taking further action on an already completed ICO.
Fundraising and donations is the first use case for the Heritage platform, with A-Cubed seeking to implement the same technology for its internal business applications.
The company operated a Ponzi scheme under the guise of cryptocurrency mining.
The company is looking for ventures working on artificial intelligence and blockchain applied to the tax and foreign trade segments.
Hacker steals roughly $220,000 from blockchain-based online gambling app by exploiting vulnerability in EOS smart contract (game's source code).
ASIC has made a number of recommendations to the ASX to further its risk management, telling the exchange robust technology governance and operational risk management is central to its effectiveness as a market infrastructure provider.
Judge rules that initial coin offerings are "securities" and SEC can go after ICO scammers for securities fraud under US securities laws.
Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are part of the cryptocurrency Wild West, but how do you know what is fake and what is legitimate?
Secure Logic's blockchain-based TrustGrid platform used to underpin the state-wide digital licence roll-out.
Healthcare is the first target for Humanity.co's apps, which use IBM's blockchain platform, but there could be multiple industries on deck.
Proof-of-concept (PoC) exploits have been quickly adopted to compromise Linux systems.
High-level officials from Estonia, Switzerland, Malta, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Lithuania -- considered as havens for cryptocurrency firms -- will gather in Seoul to discuss the best policies for fostering blockchain ecosystems.
Need help wiping the slate clean? Here are some instructions on removing and wiping services most likely to store your data and online activities.
Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are part of the cryptocurrency Wild West, but how do you know what is fraudulent and what is legitimate?
These are the worst known cyberattacks which are believed to be the work of hackers backed by governments and ruling parties worldwide.
If you suspect your device has been tampered with, follow these steps.
The Hillsboro, Oregon lab showcases a range of threats, including adversarial machine learning used on autonomous vehicles, Windows vulnerabilities, medical device flaws and blockchain attacks.
The Apricorn Aegis Padlock SSD fits into the palm of your hand, yet features AES-XTS 256-bit hardware encryption, a wear-resistant keypad, and the case is impervious to dust, grit and water.
Dozens of breaches, over a billion affected.
When it comes to portable and durable data security, IronKey is a trusted name, and if you want a USB flash drive that will securely and safely store your data, the D300 is worth taking a look at.
Many of the popular security cameras available to purchase right now not only make your home or office safer but also smarter. They're loaded with intelligent features and sometimes even include support for digital assistants like Alexa, all with the purpose of giving you some peace of mind.
Also known as private browsing or porn mode, your browser privacy setting has all sorts of useful applications that have nothing to do with hiding the consumption of adult content.
Everybody knows that 12345 is a bad password. But what they're using instead isn't much stronger
Many of the massive cyberattacks that have spread across the world in recent years were traced back or attributed to North Korea. Here are eleven examples.
Many now think that passwords cannot secure their PCs and phones, so how will we gain access to our devices in the near future?
A roundup of some of the more bizarre things that are online -- but really shouldn't be.
I've owned countless USB flash drives over the years, but none come close to being as cool - or as useful - as the Aegis Secure Key 3z with built-in hardware-based encryption.
Malicious code redirects users to tech support scams, some of which use new "evil cursor" Chrome bug.
Browser maker faces backlash for failing to inform users about Chrome Sync behavioral change. Read more: https://zd.net/2xym3FL
Cryptojacking, endless infection loops, and more are ensuring that the leaked NSA tool continues to disrupt the enterprise worldwide. Read more: https://zd.net/2xfFL9c
Hacking and data breaches are an ongoing threat, so why are so many execs ignoring the issue?
Singapore government will launch a bug bounty initiative by end-2018, when local and international hackers will be invited to test systems for vulnerabilities, as well as a cybersecurity hub next year to facilitate collaboration and training efforts amongst Asean country members.
Researcher finds XSS vulnerabilities in iframe busters, scripts that power expandable ads that grow and cover a large area of the page.
Over 30 billion login attempts using this attack technique have been recorded in less than a year.
If you can't answer these basic questions, your company's security could be at risk. Read more: https://zd.net/2MGD4ly
Investigation into the July 2018 incident reveals tardiness in raising the alarm, use of weak administrative passwords, and an unpatched workstation that enabled hackers to breach the system as early as August last year.
Dr. Ronald S. Ross, computer scientist and fellow at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, talks with Tonya Hall about new advanced persistent threats.
Facebook is facing an uphill battle automating the detection of misinformation in photos and videos. Read more: https://zd.net/2CVK1jk
BlackBerry Security Summit London: CEO John Chen details how the company wants to harness machine learning and AI. Read more: https://zd.net/2NBjyvz
Apple, Amazon, AT&T, Charter, Google, and Twitter called to testify in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
DDoS attacks against university campuses are more likely in term time.
The tax office isn't offering you a refund via email, sorry.