20 Aug '13, 6pm

Securing Bitcoin - The New Frontier #Security #InfoSec

Securing Bitcoin - The New Frontier #Security #InfoSec

Virtual currency is picking up steam, and with that security issues are growing as well. While many issues with the traditional internet systems (banking, credit card and fund transfer systems, etc.) are averted by the way virtual currency is architected (which gives it a great advantage), security will always be a concern. Where bleeding edge advances include money or gain of any sort, hackers will cleverly find ways around controls put in place to stop them. With the game afoot and so much at stake, service providers and virtual currency stakeholders must step up and proactively manage the risks of their organizations and the community as a whole. We believe there is a better way to approach this challenge and embrace the great opportunity ‘shock the world’ that is upon us.

Full article: http://www.infosecisland.com/blogview/23352-Securing-Bitc...

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