Crypto Startup Ledger Expands to Asia Pacific in Hong Kong

Paris-based crypto security giant Ledger, has announced its expansion into Asia with the establishment of a Hong Kong office and the appointment of Benjamin Soong as Head of Asia Pacific (APAC). The launch into the new terrain will see Soong overseeing the entire Ledger’s APAC operations as the company extends into fulfilling the growing demand The post Crypto Startup Ledger Expands to Asia Pacific in Hong Kong appeared first on CCN

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Op-Ed: How Air Gap Technology Has and Will Secure Our Cryptocurrency Assets

The truth is that anything connected to the internet can be hacked. However, hacking wasn’t always a problem. The History of Air Gap Technology Data used to be held offline, in what’s now known as cold storage. Data on external paper cards, then moved to tape and digital media as technology evolved. The first computers The post Op-Ed: How Air Gap Technology Has and Will Secure Our Cryptocurrency Assets appeared first on CCN

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15-Year-Old Hacks Hardware Crypto Wallet Ledger

Hardware wallet Ledger Nano S had a break in – teenage security expert, Saleem Rashid, found an issue with the “tamper-free” wallet. The story began on Nov. 2017, when Rashid reported a flaw to Ledger CTO, Nicolas Bacca, which could allow attackers to steal funds from wallet users. Rashid had observed that the microcontroller employed in The post 15-Year-Old Hacks Hardware Crypto Wallet Ledger appeared first on CCN

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