Amazon to accept crypto soon. Amazon may soon allow its customers to make payments in digital currencies like Bitcoin, as the e-commerce giant is recruiting a blockchain and cryptocurrency product lead for its payment sector.

As per the latest Amazon cryptocurrency announcement, Amazon’s “Payment Acceptance and Experience” team is

“Seeking an experienced product leader to develop Amazon’s Digital Currency and Blockchain strategy and product roadmap.”

Earlier, Amazon avoided cryptocurrency for its volatile nature. Yet, the company is now set to change its notion, and Amazon to accept crypto soon. In this article, we will discuss some Amazon cryptocurrency 2021 news.

Amazon And Cryptocurrency

Harmful malware used for data breach and ransomware demand.
Harmful malware used for data breach and ransomware demand.

Malware and threat-causing software are all over the internet. With a tiny wrong step, you can lead yourself to some of the most potentially harmful malware. You may end up losing your data big time and even have to get bankrupt owing to retrieving your most precious data. When it comes to a company, it is yet a big thing to consider.

You would say that you already have a good knowledge of malware threats. But can you guarantee that you have nothing more to know? …

Cryptocurrency has become the latest trend. Along with it comes cryptocurrency scams in various forms. The entire crypto ecosystem is plagued with fraudulence that most people cannot spot until they lose their cryptocurrencies. The crypto scams vary in type and size. While some are pretty simple and obvious, the others are much more complex and difficult to avoid.

The past several years have experienced a rise in cryptocurrency scams both in terms of numbers and variations. The crypto scammers come up with different new techniques that innocent people cannot keep up with and fall prey to.

This article will discuss…

the harsh reality of the dark web
the harsh reality of the dark web
The harsh reality of the Dark Web

The dark web has been indicated to be nasty, ruthless, awful, and much more. The name itself scares off people. How aware are you of the incidents and activities taking place on the darknet? The dark web facts that we will discuss in the latter part of the article are sure to move the ground beneath your feet.

The dark web and the deep web have been made available to the public using special software called The Onion Router, commonly known as TOR. The software is capable of making an individual’s online presence completely anonymous (given you are not disclosing…

How to deal with Ransomware?

Ransomware has been the primary cause for various companies’ near downfall irrespective of their size or type. The hackers feed on the data-enriched database that they utilize to blackmail the company authorities and ask for a handsome ransom. If not paid, they often expose the database on the various dark web forums and websites.

There are several ways you or your company can prevent cybercriminals from gaining access to your database and hence prevent a ransomware attack. These ransomware prevention ways or tips are as follows:

⟴ Avoid Clicking On The Unverified Links

People generally have a tendency to open…

The world of digital currencies has started as it vastly revolutionized the financial transaction process. The digital currencies, also known as cryptocurrencies or crypto coins, began to emerge following the trail of Bitcoin. Bitcoin (BTC) is the first-ever cryptocurrency to surface in the financial sector. Holding Satoshi Nakamoto’s hands, it was first introduced in the industry and eventually influenced the other economic creators to introduce more of such cryptocurrency. Since Bitcoin and Ethereum are two prominent names, we will stress these two in this article.

Basics of Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC) had been launched back in January 2009 and introduced a novel idea proposed…

Cryptocurrencies or digital currencies seem to be the new currency that the majority of people rely on. Being digital assets, it is vulnerable to getting hacked, and people owing them can get so-called “wallet-rupt” if they do not care about its security. This thought has given rise to what we will discuss here, Cryptophone.

Additionally, the latest Encrochat incident that had recently been investigated for illegal activities has also drawn attention towards the cryptophones. A cryptophone is believed to be inviolable and interception-proof. We will talk more about this device in the latter part of the article.

What Is A Cryptophone? How Is It Different From The Usual Smartphones?

A Cryptophone can…

The advent of modernization in the digital landscape has brought with it different variations in the digital threat landscape. Of all, undoubtedly phishing attacks of all types are the most prevalent ones. In the 2020 Data Breach Investigations Report, the Verizon Enterprise had uncovered that phishing had been the second top-most cyber threat in the security incidents while it was the top-most variety in the data breaches. Over 22% of the data breaches as analyzed by Verizon Enterprise involved phishing in various forms.

The rise in phishing attacks poses a serious threat to all of the organizations of which identity…

The dark web is one of those topics of interest that have engulfed not only teenagers but sexagenarians or hexagenerians and even older people irrespective of gender. The group of people who believe in having the best cybersecurity practices such as anonymity and security is the one most drawn towards the dark web. Having said this, there are a couple of misconceptions about the hidden phase that has curdled the name to some extent.

While finding out about what exactly is the dark web, we have come across a definition provided by Wikipedia that describes the dark web to be…

Smartphones are prone to get hacked since the majority of people use smartphones for all their regular online activities such as online transactions, banking, trading and even being online on various social media platforms, etc. There are several methodologies that let smartphone users identify the symptoms when their phone gets hacked. In case you feel any one of the below you can definitely go ahead and cross-check if the threat actors have hacked your phone.

Major Symptoms of Phone Hacking

With the latest smartphones, people have also developed a different perspective on hacking which lets them identify if their phone has been hacked. …

Bruno Marcoux

Bruno is a dark web enthusiast specializing in topics like cryptocurrency, blockchain, privacy, law enforcement and more for many years.

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