June 2017

Month

The cascade of cyberattacks from the WannaCry ransomware that encrypted hospital computers to the Dyn attack that took down large swaths of the internet, to the most recent GoldenEye (or Petya) malware that is still sweeping the globe, the parade is never-ending. In a recent article in the New York Times, IDT Corporation’s Global CIO...
Dig a little deeper and you will understand that Bitcoin is an implementation of a “distributed ledger” that is called a blockchain. Rather than keeping critical records in a central database like almost every company does today, blockchains distribute the ledger information to many different computers. Then when a process requires information from the ledger,...