Tokyo, Japan - Last Sunday, the Japan Cryptocurrency Business Association (JCBA) has created guidelines in anticipation for the possible Bitcoin network disturbance in August 1. The Nikkei Asian Review reported that JCBA is considering a bitcoin transaction freeze of one day up to one week, and have drafted the service...

Last Thursday, Microsoft and Linux released patches that fixed the unseen bug in the Kerberos network authentication protocol. The flaw had been in the system for over 20 years before developers were able to address it. The bug could bypass the program's authentication process, making it vulnerable to remote privilege escalation...

Tirana, Albania - As of Sunday, the Central Bank of Albania released a strong statement warning people of the risks involved in trading with bitcoin and other digital currencies, cautioning the public that digital money is not subject to secure banking regulations. The bank  also appealed for citizens to be wise...

Bitcoin is faced with an internal dispute over a software upgrade designed to improve the capacity of its increasingly congested network, according to a report last Friday. The disagreement may cause delays in payment processing, financial losses, and whipsawing prices. It could also mean no real changes happen when the...