June 02, 2016
In this Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss Craig Wright's failed effort to prove he is bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto and what that means for cryptocurrency.
May 03, 2016
Craig Wright's second attempt to prove he's the bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, was debunked after fooling the mainstream press, but his motives are still a mystery.
April 28, 2016
PCI DSS 3.2 marks the start of refining the payment data regulations, rather than minor changes, and includes requirements to strengthen encryption and multifactor authentication.
March 23, 2016
Spreading cybercrime, like the ransomware attacks on NYT and BBC, has Congress considering Bitcoin security. Also in Searchlight: Apple might boost iCloud encryption; Amazon eyes selfie payments.
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