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Binance User Loses 2 BTC After Hacker Steals Password, How to Prevent Theft

Amidst the brutal market conditions, a Reddit user, BeanThe5th, has somehow managed to get in more trouble than the market is currently in, reportedly losing two Bitcoin in a hack.  Reddit User Loses Two Bitcoin In Binance Hack Yesterday, BeanThe5th made a thread in the popular /r/cryptocurrency subreddit, regarding a theft that has occurred on his or her Binance account. Many ...

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71% of All Cryptocurrency Exchanges Fail Password Security Audit – The Merkle

With so many new users flocking to cryptocurrency exchanges over the past year, it is evident that security practices need to be taken into account. Unfortunately, the vast majority of cryptocurrency exchange users still fail to generate proper passwords. This is mainly due to the exchanges themselves implementing poor password policies in general. Something will need to change in this ...

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Protecting Ethereum JSON-RPC API with password

Preface This blog post is aimed to smart contract application developers and discusses how to securely run your Ethereum nodes behind a password for secure exposure over Internet. Go Ethereum (geth) is the most popular software for Ethereum node. The other popular Ethereum implementations are Parity and cpp-ethereum. Distributed applications (Dapps) are JavaScript coded web pages that connect to any ...

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