Security

Concerns Over Facebook Data Use Derailed at Least 3 Crypto Partnerships

| Leigh Cuen

Philosophical disagreements with crypto experts have slowed the development of Facebook's GlobalCoin, sources say.

Korea’s Biggest Bank Is Preparing to Custody Digital Assets

| Daniel Palmer

KB Kookmin, the largest bank in South Korea, is partnering with a blockchain startup to launch a digital asset custody offering.

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MPC Explained: The Bold New Vision for Securing Crypto Money

| Michael J Casey

Cryptography advances are converging to help developers bring blockchain uses to their core decentralizing principles, writes Michael J. Casey.

Mark Karpeles: Bitcoin Security Tech Needs an Update

| John Biggs

The disgraced crypto CEO Mark Karpeles has a new book and a new mission: to secure bitcoin.

Encrypted Email Service Launches on Blockstack With Bitcoin Features

| Leigh Cuen

An Egyptian web firm is building Dmail on Blockstack to bring bitcoin-friendly privacy tech to the Middle East.

Researcher Discovers Serious Vulnerability in Paper Crypto Wallet Site

| John Biggs

If you have cryptocurrency in a paper wallet from WalletGenerator.net you'd best pull it off.

Ethereum Investment Vehicle Approved for Small Investors

| John Biggs

FINRA has approved Grayscale Investments' ethereum trust shares for sale to mom-and-pop investors.

Firefox Browser Adds Option to Automatically Block Crypto Mining Scripts

| Yogita Khatri

Mozilla has released an update for its Firefox browser which includes an option to block cryptocurrency mining scripts on websites.

Nym Technologies Raises $2.5 Million to Anonymize Crypto Apps

| Leigh Cuen

This startup is betting tokens can help incentivize privacy infrastructure across the internet.

Munich Re Insures Curv’s Crypto Wallet To the Tune of $50 Million

| John Biggs

Crypto wallet firm Curv has obtained up to $50 million of insurance coverage for institutional customers from Munich Re.