Topic: legal

Which data center intrusion prevention systems are worth the investment? NSS Labs tests 5 DCIPS products

NSS Labs tests data center intrusion prevention systems (DCIPS) from Fortinet, Juniper Networks, McAfee and Trend Micro.

Venezuela launches first government-backed cryptocurrency; raises 735 million USD in a day

Petro, the oil-backed state cryptocurrency of Venezuela has received tremendous response from investors during its pre-sale.

IndiaChain: Inside GoI's blockchain network

After decrying the use of cryptocurrency, GoI has become serious about adopting blockchain across governance systems. Will it work?

Security risks: What you really need to know

Anyone in security knows that it’s all too easy to feel ready for whatever comes our way. 

FinTech disruption: Does India need Initial Coin Offerings?

Technology experts and heads of financial institutions debate the necessity and role of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in fintech innovation.

6 common myths that are wrong about blockchain

There’s obviously value in the blockchain but what are the common myths that many undermine the technology? Forrester analysts uncover six common blockchain myths.

BFSI bets on blockchain and ML to sort the bad debt mess

IT heads across the Indian banking space are turning towards blockchain and machine learning to solve BFSI’s raging migraine – Non-performing assets.

IBM sees blockchain as ready for government use

In testimony before a congressional committee, IBM's Jerry Cuomo warned against over-regulation because of cryptocurrency volatility, said the government should embrace the distributed ledger technology and encouraged its use in the enterprise.

Microsoft to test blockchain-based self-sovereign ID system

Microsoft plans to pilot a blockchain-based digital ID platform that would allow users to control access to sensitive online information via an encrypted data hub.

Over 4,000 UK, US and Australia government sites infected by global crypto-mining malware

A malicious version of the widely used tool Browsealoud managed to infect more than 4,000 websites to mine digital currency, Monero for over four hours.

IT ministry sets up four committees for research on Artificial Intelligence

Since AI got bigger boost in the Union Budget 2018, now the IT ministry has made four committees to give shape to AI's presence in the country.

Regulation will clarify crypto trade rules in India, say experts

After the the Income Tax Department issued notices to about 1 lakh cryptocurrency investors, experts believe rules for taxation and trade should be clearly defined.