Crypto Security Report, November 2018

Crypto Security Report, November 2018

The November edition of the Crypto Security Report is available for download (click image below). Stay informed about the latest security threats, government measures, and best practices to understand developments in the cryptocurrency space (and how to protect your own digital assets). This report is free and available for download below:

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[Guide] Women in Blockchain and Crypto

Women are currently underrepresented in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. But this trend may be changing. Furthermore, many women have already made significant contributions to blockchain innovation. BitIRA has put together a guide, “Women in Cryptocurrency and Blockchain“, that describes the challenges faced today, progress that has already been made, and recommendations for how female…

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Cryptocurrency Insurance Guide

Almost every month, a major cryptocurrency theft makes headlines. In January 2018, for instance, hackers stole $534 million worth of digital coins from the crypto exchange Coincheck. Nevertheless, the crypto market grows and develops unabated. These conditions make the space a natural environment for insurance companies to offer their services. Several large insurance companies have…

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Cryptocurrency Tax Guide

In the first five years of Bitcoin’s existence, the IRS did not offer any guidance about how cryptocurrency would be taxed. In 2014, though, the bureau finally weighed in on the subject, declaring that cryptocurrency would be classified as a property for tax purposes, not as a currency. There are many significant ramifications of this…

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Crypto Security Report, September 2018

The September edition of the Crypto Security Report is available for download (click image below). Stay informed about the latest security threats, government measures, and best practices to understand developments in the cryptocurrency space (and how to protect your own digital assets). This report is free and available for download below:

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Is Bitcoin a Currency, Security, Property, Commodity, or “Mirage”?

With its lack of physical presence, dramatic price swings, and equally-vociferous groups of supporters and detractors, it’s no easy task to define Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. As government entities move toward instilling regulations, the muddy waters surrounding crypto must be made transparent if this digital revolution is to continue to gain traction and acceptance across…

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Cryptocurrency Regulators and Regulations

Following the explosive rise of their price and popularity, cryptocurrencies have inevitably come under increased scrutiny from governments and various regulatory bodies. Since then, crypto enthusiasts have paid special attention to how each of the many authorities around the world views digital assets, as changes to a policy can quickly have major positive or negative…

Crypto Security Report, July 2018

Crypto Security Report, July 2018

The July 2018 edition of the Crypto Security Report is available for download. This is the inaugural report in a series that succinctly summarizes the latest news in the blockchain industry related to cryptocurrency security that investors need to know. Get informed about the most up to date developments in crypto security to equip yourself…