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Token Exchange DX.Exchange Says It Has Patched Security Vulnerability

Security token trading platform DX.Exchange says it has patched a security vulnerability that allowed anyone to access user authentication tokens. DX.Exchange, which went live on Monday, offers crypto tokens representing shares in a number of Nasdaq-traded firms. The company uses Nasdaq’s matching engine and financial information exchange protocol to facilitate the trading of these digital securities. However, in its first… Read More »

Nasdaq-Powered DX.Exchange Says It Has Patched Security Vulnerability

Security token trading platform DX.Exchange says it has patched a security vulnerability that allowed anyone to access user authentication tokens. DX.Exchange, which went live on Monday, offers crypto tokens representing shares in a number of Nasdaq-traded firms. The company uses Nasdaq’s matching engine and financial information exchange protocol to facilitate the trading of these digital securities. However, in… Read More »

Beam Announces ‘Critical’ Vulnerability in Mimblewimble Crypto’s Wallet

The team behind Beam, a newly released privacy-oriented cryptocurrency, announced Wednesday that a “critical vulnerability” has been discovered in its wallet software. Disseminating the information from their official Twitter account, Beam urged users to uninstall the Beam Wallet application immediately and redownload a patched version of the application again from their website. The project’s GitHub page – which… Read More »

EOS Bug Bounty Launch Raises Questions From Industry Experts

The mainnet launch ofEOS is inching closer. As such, the developers want to ensure there are no lingering bugs or fatal flaws for hackers to exploit. A bug bounty program has been created which rewards $10,000 for every bug discovered and shared. This is a positive development, even though the venture also receives some backlash from industry experts.

EOS Forced to Patch ‘Epic’ Security Loopholes Ahead of Launch

Qihoo 360, a China-based internet security firm, says it has notified the EOS blockchain project about “a series of epic vulnerabilities” discovered on its platform. The firm said in a Tuesday report that loopholes found in the EOS platform could expose nodes on the network to attackers, giving them the ability to execute code remotely and take “full control”… Read More »