Author Archive | Aaron Day

Blockchain security

BlockSec Closes Seed Plus Funding Round with $8M Raised

NEW YORK, July 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blockchain security startup BlockSec announced the completion of the Seed Plus funding round with $8M raised. The funding round was co-led by Vitalbridge Capital and Matrix Partners, with participation from investors Mirana Ventures (Venture Partner of Bybit), CoinSummer, and YM Capital. Founded in 2021, BlockSec’s mission is to provide security infrastructure for […]

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Regulatory Compliance

Cybersecurity, Privacy, Data and Regulatory Compliance Rank as Top IT Audit Risks

New study by Protiviti and ISACA underscores security risks looming large in today’s dynamic threat landscape MENLO PARK, Calif., June 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A new survey conducted by Protiviti and ISACA found that cybersecurity is the chief risk for IT audit departments, with several related risks such as privacy and data as well as regulatory compliance also ranking […]

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Digital Control

Meet Your New Biotech Overlords; How Covid Has Ushered in the Next Generation of Digital Control

Digital Control By Dr Tim Coles A few years ago, commentators argued that “data is the new oil”:1 a precious commodity that makes the world go ‘round. Instead of wars for control over natural resources, à la Iraq, Libya, and Syria, the new battles will be fought across informational landscapes by tyrannical tech monopolies (for Digital […]

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Decentralized Identity

Decentralized Identity Market to reach USD 11,489 million by 2030

Decentralized Identity Market to reach USD 11,489 million by 2030, at a CAGR of 94.6% – MDC Research Decentralized Identity Market – Vendor Assessment (Company Profiles, Market Positioning, Strategies, Recent Developments, Capabilities & Product Offerings / Mapping), Technology Assessment (Developments & Economic Impact), Partner & Customer Ecosystem (Product Services, Proposition & Key Features) Competitive Index […]

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Central Bank Digital Currency

Digital Assets and the Future of Finance: Examining the Benefits and Risks of a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency

Chairwoman Waters, Ranking Member McHenry, and other members of the Committee, I am pleased to join you today. With technology driving profound change, it is important we prepare for the financial system of the future and not limit our thinking to the financial system of today. No decision has been made about whether a U.S. […]

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Remote Workers

CRA Study: Remote Workers Spell Trouble for InfoSec

Attackers have capitalized on security vulnerabilities with employees working outside company walls NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, June 1, 2022 / — As Enterprises and government agencies across the globe rush to support employees working remotely (remote workers) during the pandemic, attackers seized upon the resulting vulnerabilities, leaving security teams stretched thinly and struggling […]

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Trust in Government

Which Countries Trust Their Government (And Which Ones Don’t?)

In many countries around the world, vast portions of the population do not trust their own government. Lack of faith in government and politics is nothing new, but, as Visual Capitalist’s Nick Routley details below, in times of uncertainty, that lack of trust can coalesce into movements that challenge the authority of ruling parties and even threaten […]

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Swiss Cybersecurity

Swiss Based Superior Cybersecurity, Internet Privacy & Data Mgmt for Consumers : Sekur Private Data: Stock Symbol: SWISF

Swiss Based Superior Cybersecurity, Internet Privacy & Data Management for Consumers, Business and Governments: Sekur Private Data Ltd. (OTCQX: SWISF) TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA, May 25, 2022 / — Swiss Based Superior Cybersecurity, Internet Privacy & Data Management for Consumers, Business and Governments: Sekur Private Data Ltd. (OTCQX: SWISF) We are excited to have released “Chat-By-Invites” via SMS. This […]

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Fraud Fighters

New Research: 81% of Frontline Fraud Fighters Say Financial Services Organizations Could be Doing More to Fight Fraud

Survey from ID Insight and About-Fraud Uncovers Fraud Fighters’ Opinions About What Financial Services Companies Can Do – and Invest in – to Support Success MINNEAPOLIS, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New research released today finds that frontline fraud fighters believe there’s much more to be done in the multi-billion-dollar battle against fraud, and provides financial services […]

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SecurityGen earns the praise of mobile operators at the ROCCO Vendor Innovators Awards 2022

Global telecom security start-up achieves second place and impresses operators with ACE, its new automated breach and attack platform for mobile networks ROME, May 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ —SecurityGen, the global start-up provider of security solutions and service for the telecoms industry, has earned second place in the ROCCO Research Vendor Innovators Awards and the plaudits of leading telecom operators […]

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