Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) recently announced that it has developed a new kind of data structure dubbed “REX” which is designed to block cyber attacks and facilitate better data flows within the network. Vrizlynn Thing of A*STAR's Institute for Infocomm Research says that the Resilient and Efficient...

Recent statements from the Russian President and the First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of Russia indicate that the country may be shutting down cryptocurrencies for good. Putin said last Tuesday that there is big risk accompanying cryptocurrencies, which can easily be used for illegal activities, which is why Russia...

Tech giant Accenture recently confirmed that they inadvertently left four of their cloud servers unsecured, exposing a massive trove of highly sensitive data that included passwords and decryption keys. Chris Vickery of cybersecurity UpGuard discovered the lapse around mid-September, which he relayed to the company privately. Vickery revealed that the...

Ljubljana, Slovenia - Slovenia’s Financial Stability Board recently issued a warning last Monday on the risks involved with trading virtual currencies such as Bitcoin. The financial watchdog said that since cryptocurrencies are not regulated nor guaranteed by the central bank, investors have to be aware of the risks and only invest...

Brussels, Belgium - The European Commission is carrying out an investigation on Dutch and Polish banking associations for allegedly blocking access of financial technology services to customer account data. Last Monday, representatives from both associations confirmed that they were targeted by dawn raids by the Commission, who said that it would...

Google was recently reported to have offered “cyber-training” to Irish judges, saying that the company, along with other tech firms, would like judges to have the final word on cases dealing with technology, cybercrime, and similar fields. The plan had already been discussed last July 2016 between Google and Tánaiste Frances...