Category: Mastering-Certification-Exam-Prep

    Nov 27

    Report: Cyber Criminals Are Using YouTube To Install Cryptojacking Malware

    By Joeri Cant Slovakian software security firm Eset has uncovered that cyber criminals behind the Stantinko botnet have been distributing a Monero (XMR) cryptocurrency mining module via Youtube. On Nov. 26, the major antivirus software supplier Eset reported that the Stantinko botnet operators have expanded their criminal reach from click fraud, ad injection, social network fraud and […]
    Oct 23

    Binance America Breaks $10 Million Daily Volume for the First Time

    By Marie Huillet The United States-based branch of major crypto exchange Binance, Binance.US, has broken the $10 million volume mark. “Took Binance longer to unlock this achievement back in the day” As of press time, the exchange has seen $10,481,594 in daily traded volume, according to data shared by Binance America CEO, Catherine Coley. As Cointelegraph previously reported, […]
    Oct 23

    US Congress Considers A Draft Bill Claiming Stablecoins Are Securities

    By Joeri Cant United States Congress is considering a draft bill that claims all managed stablecoins must be seen as investment contracts and therefore as securities. Libra in the United States The U.S. Representative for Texas’s 29th congressional district, Sylvia Garcia, introduced a draft bill to the House Financial Services Committee on Oct. 18. The draft bill, […]
    Oct 20

    RBC Analysts: Squashing Libra Could Boost China’s Digital Currency

    By Joeri Cant Analysts at RBC Capital Markets have suggested that stifling Facebook’s Libra may leave the field open to China’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) to dominate in emerging economies. China shifts development of digital currency in extra gear On Oct. 15, financial news outlet Markets Insider reported that RBC analysts believe that once Facebook announced […]