Government Officials Must Disclose Crypto Holdings Following New Guidance by the US Ethics Office

Government Officials Must Disclose Crypto Holdings Following New Guidance by the US Ethics Office

The US Office of Government Ethics (OGE) has released a new guidance for those working in the executive branch of the United States Government. The document orders federal employees to report their digital asset holdings. OGE stated that digital currency qualifies as “property held … for investment or the production of income” under the Ethics … Continue reading Government Officials Must Disclose Crypto Holdings Following New Guidance by the US Ethics Office

Cornell University Researcher Predicts an EOS Vulnerability Will Lead to ‘Massive Exchange Hack’

Cornell University Researcher Predicts an EOS Vulnerability Will Lead to ‘Massive Exchange Hack’

The EOS network might have resumed operations after a halt for several hours on Saturday but has already come under severe criticism from one blockchain researcher, claiming that a yet to be discovered vulnerability will cause a ‘massive exchange hack’ within the next year. https://twitter.com/el33th4xor/status/1008699609659641857 He also warned that developers of EOS could face serious … Continue reading Cornell University Researcher Predicts an EOS Vulnerability Will Lead to ‘Massive Exchange Hack’

16 Arrested in Japan Over Monero Cryptojacking Case

16 Arrested in Japan Over Monero Cryptojacking Case

Local media has reported that in Japan, 16 men have been arrested in connection with a cryptojacking ring which installed malware on victims’ computers in order to mine Monero (XMR). The arrests took place in 10 different prefectures across the country and the first of these may have occurred as early as March. The suspects … Continue reading 16 Arrested in Japan Over Monero Cryptojacking Case

Regulated Cryptocurrency Custody Will Bring Huge Money – Hedge Fund Manager

Regulated Cryptocurrency Custodianship Will Bring Huge Money - Hedge Fund Manager

A hedge fund manager, Kyle Samani, is currently heralding a paradigm shift in cryptocurrency investing, supposedly caused by more explicit custodianship rules. This comes as the global cryptocurrency cap sits at around $275 billion, and an influx of institutional investors will be sure to increase this substantially. Although some are expressing concerns regarding the general … Continue reading Regulated Cryptocurrency Custody Will Bring Huge Money – Hedge Fund Manager