What the Bitfinex Hack Means for Bitcoin Multi-Sig Security
CoinDesk explores the impact of the Bitfinex hack on perception of multi-sig wallet technology, a security feature used by the exchange.
Multisignature wallets are cryptocurrency wallets that require two or more private keys to sign and send a transaction.
Developer Cindy Zimmerman and her mother Judy Katzman are among the cryptocurrency community’s most quietly prolific builders.
Scaling, privacy and custody software will all benefit from Bitcoin’s biggest upgrade in years.
Blockchain security startup BitGo is gearing up to safeguard once-unthinkable sums of digital assets as it looks towards a tokenized future.
Ethereum was built using different consensus rules than bitcoin, so wallets also need to function in an alternative way. But what are the options?
Bitcoin payments processor BitPay has announced that Copay, its multisig bitcoin wallet, is set to leave beta today. Copay, originally known as Cosign, aims to combat bitcoin wallet thefts by offering customisable security for businesses and individuals. Like other multisig products, a predetermined number of parties must ‘sign off’ each Copay transaction before it is broadcast to […]
Coinone has become the first bitcoin exchange in South Korea to launch a multi-signature wallet, using BitGo’s API. In a statement, Coinone CEO Myunghun Cha said it was time for exchanges to provide the “equal level of safety and control” as multi-sig wallet providers. He continued: “We decided that multi-sig technology from BitGo was the […]