Blockchain

Smashing Security podcast #059: An intro to Bitcoin and Blockchain

In this special “splinter” episode of the “Smashing Security” podcast we take a look at Bitcoin and Blockchain. What’s all the fuss about cryptocurrencies? How can you protect your Bitcoin wallet? And how does the Blockchain work?

Listen to the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest Peter Ullrich of the “Explain Blockchain” podcast.


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Is one of the world’s oldest viruses haunting the Bitcoin Blockchain?

Microsoft Security Essentials false alarms on the Bitcoin Blockchain, warning of a DOS virus that’s over 25 years old.


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Bitcoin phishing attack targets Blockchain users

If you’re an advocate for the Bitcoin digital currency be on your guard, because phishers are after your cash.

Just like fraudsters try to trick you into handing over the passwords for your online bank, your eBay account, or your Apple iCloud credentials, they’re not above trying to break into your Bitcoin accounts too.


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