We have been witnessing some important breakthroughs in the fight against cybercrime. Ransomware attacks have been one of the biggest threats of the past few years, even though some reports might claim otherwise. A new Windows tool has been developed to stop ransomware infection and even revert the damage it has caused up to that moment. This constitutes a major breakthrough, courtesy of Italian researchers.
ShieldFS Is a Major Anti-Ransomware Tool
Most malicious software attacks are executed on the Windows operating system. That should not come as a surprise, since Windows is the most commonly used computer operating system in … Read the rest
Making electronics “smarter” does not necessarily mean they are protected from external threats. In fact, smart devices are often even more prone to cyber attacks due to their constant connection to the Internet. A recent experiment involving smart car wash equipment revealed how several key flaws could be used to cause physical injuries to both cars and people. It appears the smart car wash solutions from U.S.-based PDQ are the main culprit.
Smart Car Wash Security Flaws are Problematic
Most people look at the car wash in the same way they have done for decades now. The entire process has … Read the rest
There have been a few fake posts in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency recently. Things need to be taken with many grains of salt, especially when it comes to news originating from 4Chan. One recent post on the site claimed that the Poloniex exchange was on the brink of insolvency. There is no real evidence to back up such a claim, but it is still worth looking into regardless.
The Poloniex Insolvency Hoax Is Fake, We Hope
Many people have a gut feeling the Poloniex altcoin exchange will run into serious problems sooner or later. The company has been … Read the rest
This ‘stealth’ cryptocurrency hedge fund is being backed by the top venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Choosing instead to let its performance numbers speak for themselves, the fund has shied away from the spotlight and never even announced its recent fundraising round.
The Way Forward
MetaStable Capital, is a hedge fund in ‘stealth’ mode that primarily focuses on cryptocurrencies and ICOs. One of hedge funds founders is the well-known CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant. This unique hedge fund has been exclusively investing in prominent cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, and the strategy has paid off. The startup has been boasting … Read the rest