30 Jun '15, 1pm

BitGo Launches Verisign-Like Certificate To Prove Solvency For Bitcoin Companies

As hard as it is to imagine now, 20 years ago, when Internet communication was new, it wasn’t always possible to know if you could trust the person on the other end of your interaction. An innovation in secure Internet communication, SSL, enabled consumers to be able to trust that, say, their credit card numbers wouldn’t be stolen online. And companies like Verisign offered seals of approvals that let a consumer know when they were dealing with a company they could trust. In the same way, Bitcoin security company BitGo announces Tuesday a new stamp of approval in Bitcoin transactions that aims to help consumers put more trust in transactions in the digital currency. This “proof of reserve” product, called Verified by BitGo, intends to show users of Bitcoin companies that the firm they are dealing with has adequate funds, though at first, this will not be done in real time ...

Full article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/laurashin/2015/06/30/bitgo-la...

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