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Rohan Pinto
#Father, #Identity_Aficionado, #InfoSec_Professional
Ξ #CTO #Founder @1Kosmos
Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA

A self-professed “cryptography geek,” Rohan has been the go-to security and identity management maven for three decades. He has founded several businesses that take advantage of advancements in blockchain and identity management — and are responsible for many in their own right — and continue to show the world the incredible potential of well-implemented cryptographic systems.

Creating and exploring a private Ethereum blockchain using GethCreating and exploring a private Ethereum blockchain using GethGeth is an Ethereum node for Blockchain written in the programming language Go. It can be used for mining or creating software which runs…Continue reading on Coinmonks »VG Basic Tutorial for Beginners — Creating a Kulupu Wallet [Updated]VG Basic Tutorial for Beginners — Creating a Kulupu Wallet [Updated]Integrating physical devices with IOTA — Amazon AlexaIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — Amazon AlexaIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — Peer-to-peer energy trading with IOTA Part 2Integrating physical devices with IOTA — Peer-to-peer energy trading with IOTA Part 2Integrating physical devices with IOTA — Peer-to-peer energy trading with IOTA Part 1Integrating physical devices with IOTA — Peer-to-peer energy trading with IOTA Part 1Integrating physical devices with IOTA — The Reverse Vending MachineIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — The Reverse Vending MachineClass Features Provided by SolidityClass Features Provided by SolidityThis article discusses Class Features provided by Solidity, the defacto smart contract language for the Ethereum blockchain.Continue reading on Coinmonks »Integrating physical devices with IOTA — The Track&Trace AppIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — The Track&Trace AppIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — Zigbee editionIntegrating physical devices with IOTA — Zigbee editionHow to install and use Oyente — a smart contract analyzerHow to install and use Oyente — a smart contract analyzer

Hyperledger Fabric v2.1: Setting Things UpHyperledger Fabric v2.1: Setting Things UpDeploying Multiple Organizations in Hyperledger Fabric Version 2.0Deploying Multiple Organizations in Hyperledger Fabric Version 2.0What are the technical advantages of Hyperledger Fabric for blockchain networksWhat are the technical advantages of Hyperledger Fabric for blockchain networksCreating a Hyperledger Fabric network from scratch( v 1.4)Creating a Hyperledger Fabric network from scratch( v 1.4)5 Myths of AWS Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB)5 Myths of AWS Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB)It was April 2016, I was playing around with a then stable version of Geth (Go Ethereum) to build an Equity Derivatives Swap agreement…Continue reading on Coinmonks »Prerequisites to Deploy your smart Contract with IBM BlockChain Platform VS Code extensionPrerequisites to Deploy your smart Contract with IBM BlockChain Platform VS Code extensionHyperledger Fabric 2.0 Network Setup in Windows 10Hyperledger Fabric 2.0 Network Setup in Windows 10Hyperledger- Fabric 2.2 version test-network setup in 10 minutes !!Hyperledger- Fabric 2.2 version test-network setup in 10 minutes !!Hyperledger Fabric — TPS identification using Hyperledger CaliperHyperledger Fabric — TPS identification using Hyperledger CaliperHyperledger Fabric — Seashell Supplychain System IIHyperledger Fabric — Seashell Supplychain System II

Crypto Is Less Scary Than HalloweenCrypto Is Less Scary Than HalloweenThe great Twitter hack of 2020 highlighted the scariest thing about crypto: being tricked by scams. Here is how to avoid being a victim. China Should Take Part in Creating Regulatory Framework for Digital Currency, Xi SaysChina Should Take Part in Creating Regulatory Framework for Digital Currency, Xi SaysChina's president said the nation should proactively participate in setting the international framework.The World Is Never Getting Off Government StimulusThe World Is Never Getting Off Government StimulusThe Breakdown weekly recap looks at bitcoin buying by Iran, JPM Coin and the latest round of lockdowns coming to Europe.$14K: Bitcoin Hits Highest Level Since January 2018$14K: Bitcoin Hits Highest Level Since January 2018Bitcoin has carved out a 33-month high, showing resilience amid growing instability in the traditional markets.Crypto Lender Celsius Taps Horizen for ‘Proof-of-Reserves’ Proof of ConceptCrypto Lender Celsius Taps Horizen for ‘Proof-of-Reserves’ Proof of ConceptThe proof-of-reserves pilot would take information that appears on Celsius’ website and have it fed from a public Horizen sidechain instead.Market Wrap: Bitcoin Tests $13.6K as DeFi Total Value Locked Dips Below $11BMarket Wrap: Bitcoin Tests $13.6K as DeFi Total Value Locked Dips Below $11BBitcoin’s price hit $13,600 before retrenching while some investors pulled crypto out of DeFi. Desperation Among Filecoin Miners Creating a Big Market for FIL BorrowingDesperation Among Filecoin Miners Creating a Big Market for FIL BorrowingThe Filecoin network is facing liquidity problems, forcing some miners to borrow the native token at outrageous rates.MakerDAO Members Voting on a Safeguard Against BProtocol Flash Loan-Type AttackMakerDAO Members Voting on a Safeguard Against BProtocol Flash Loan-Type AttackThe MakerDAO community is voting on a proposal to harden the protocol's governance structure against flash loan voting.Bitcoin Developers Still Divided on Specifics of Taproot ActivationBitcoin Developers Still Divided on Specifics of Taproot ActivationThe code for Taproot is ready to go, but developers are still discussing how to deploy the update across Bitcoin’s distributed network.Prime Broker Bequant Adds Risk-Monitoring Service in Push for Added CompliancePrime Broker Bequant Adds Risk-Monitoring Service in Push for Added ComplianceBequant is adding New York-based Solidus Labs’ surveillance tools to its digital asset services business.Why Satoshi Chose Halloween to Release the Bitcoin White PaperWhy Satoshi Chose Halloween to Release the Bitcoin White PaperWas Satoshi’s release of the Bitcoin White Paper an allusion to the Reformation or something to do with the ancient pagan tradition of Samhain?Overstock Touts Voatz Blockchain Voting App as Solution to US Election FracasOverstock Touts Voatz Blockchain Voting App as Solution to US Election FracasThe comments come days before a ballot count marred in uncertainty. INX to List on Canadian Securities Exchange Following IPOINX to List on Canadian Securities Exchange Following IPOINX will list on the CES once it closes its $117 million IPO.Money Reimagined: Who Are the Real Monsters?Money Reimagined: Who Are the Real Monsters?Next to the frightening creatures of the legacy financial system, bitcoin is the normal, wholesome outlier, like the niece from TV’s “The Munsters.”Ethereum Developers Pencil In January for Eth 1.x ‘Berlin’ Hard ForkEthereum Developers Pencil In January for Eth 1.x ‘Berlin’ Hard ForkEthereum developers are eyeing January for the Berlin hard fork. The backwards-incompatible upgrade of the existing Eth 1.x blockchain was first set for July.Blockchain Bites: Ripple’s MoneyGram Pump, OKEx’s Bitcoin Cash Plan, Bitcoin’s BirthdayBlockchain Bites: Ripple’s MoneyGram Pump, OKEx’s Bitcoin Cash Plan, Bitcoin’s BirthdayTomorrow marks the 12th anniversary of the Bitcoin white paper.Deribit Sees Record Bitcoin Options Volume as Activity in $36K Calls SurgeDeribit Sees Record Bitcoin Options Volume as Activity in $36K Calls SurgeDaily volume for bitcoin options have hit lifetime highs on crypto derivatives exchange Deribit.Library of Congress Reports Surge in Crypto Law SearchesLibrary of Congress Reports Surge in Crypto Law SearchesThe surge comes as America's largest library rolls out a crypto regulatory guide.Swiss Arm of Russia’s Gazprombank Launches Institutional Bitcoin OfferingsSwiss Arm of Russia’s Gazprombank Launches Institutional Bitcoin OfferingsGazprombank (Switzerland) has been authorized by FINMA to launch institutional cryptocurrency services in Switzerland.First Mover: Bitcoin Heads for 24% October Gain as US Election Countdown BeginsFirst Mover: Bitcoin Heads for 24% October Gain as US Election Countdown BeginsPantera's Dan Morehead looks at negative images of GDP charts and counts words in Satoshi Nakamoto's white paper to chronicle bitcoin's "movement."

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Where Should You Collect Your Logs for SIEM During COVID?Where Should You Collect Your Logs for SIEM During COVID?One of the perpetual challenges of business SIEM involves where you should collect your logs. This question becomes amplified in the shift to remote work mandated by COVID-19.  Here are the basics of the problem: SIEM collects logs from across the IT environment and aggregates them. This forms the cornerstone of SIEM as a cybersecurity […] The post Where Should You Collect Your Logs for SIEM During COVID? appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. 3 Ways to Mitigate False Positives in Your SIEM3 Ways to Mitigate False Positives in Your SIEMWhat are three ways to mitigate false positives in your business’ SIEM? Perhaps the greatest challenge to successful SIEM stems from false positives. As part of SIEM’s process, the solution collects and aggregates data from across the IT environment. Then, the solution normalizes the data to allow for easier threat analysis. If the solution detects […] The post 3 Ways to Mitigate False Positives in Your SIEM appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Is It To Early to Think about Business SIEM in 2021?Is It To Early to Think about Business SIEM in 2021?Is it too early to think about business SIEM in 2021? 2020 proved one of the most challenging years in the history of cybersecurity and SIEM in particular. With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing many enterprises of all sizes to switch abruptly to remote work, cybersecurity concerns took something of a backseat for some IT decision-makers.  […] The post Is It To Early to Think about Business SIEM in 2021? appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Gartner Names 4 Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat IntelligenceGartner Names 4 Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat IntelligenceRecently, technology research giant Gartner released another “Cool Vendors” report entitled “Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence.” According to Gartner, “security and risk management leaders responsible for security operations should evaluate innovative approaches to improve vulnerability prioritization and treatment, as well as the efficiency of their security controls.” In the Cool Vendors Report, […] The post Gartner Names 4 Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Micro Focus Reveals 2020 State of Security Operations ReportMicro Focus Reveals 2020 State of Security Operations ReportMicro Focus recently released a sponsored CyberEdge Research study entitled the “2020 State of Security Operations Report.” The report aims to understand the current state of business security operations and its possible future and evolution. Additionally, the Micro Focus report also contains a snapshot of security operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Micro Focus offers enterprise […] The post Micro Focus Reveals 2020 State of Security Operations Report appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. What the Barnes and Noble Breach Can Teach Us About SIEMWhat the Barnes and Noble Breach Can Teach Us About SIEMWhat can the recent Barnes and Noble breach teach us about SIEM, security analytics, and the threat landscape? Recently, we spoke with several experts about the identity management lessons IT decision-makers could learn from the attack on the U.S. bookseller. However, we found that several experts saw this episode as a jumping-off point for critical […] The post What the Barnes and Noble Breach Can Teach Us About SIEM appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Financial Services and XDR: empow Explains and ExploresFinancial Services and XDR: empow Explains and ExploresFinancial services companies are among, if not the, highest-risk targets of external threat actors. Simultaneously, financial services networks often prove the largest in terms of devices and digital locations; maintaining secure monitoring and threat detection over the entire IT environment can prove daunting even to the most equipped IT security teams. Add to this problem […] The post Financial Services and XDR: empow Explains and Explores appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020: Expert CommentaryCybersecurity Awareness Month 2020: Expert CommentaryOctober 2020 kicks off Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020.  Unfortunately, enterprises continue to neglect their cybersecurity, or otherwise rely only on outdated legacy solutions. Without taking stock at how the technological and threat landscapes have changed, your enterprise remains at the mercy of hackers of all skill levels. To start your business on the right foot […] The post Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020: Expert Commentary appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. BitDam Unveils New Phishing Trends in September 2020BitDam Unveils New Phishing Trends in September 2020BitDam recently released the latest of its ongoing monthly series outlining new phishing trends. This month, it outlined the new phishing trends for September 2020, which highlighted the popularity of the Microsoft brand as a phishing target.  BitDam defines its mission as aiming to secure enterprise communications across all collaboration tools. As part of this […] The post BitDam Unveils New Phishing Trends in September 2020 appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Making Sense of the Blackbaud Ransomware AttackMaking Sense of the Blackbaud Ransomware AttackCurrently, the cybersecurity discourse is consumed with talk about the revelations surrounding the Blackbaud ransomware attack. What happened? What lessons can enterprises learn from it? What might the fallout of the Blackbaud ransomware attack entail?  Here are the facts. Blackbaud, a cloud software supplier, suffered a ransomware attack that took place over the course of […] The post Making Sense of the Blackbaud Ransomware Attack appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management.

Flex streamlines app access for 20k suppliers with IAM overhaulFlex streamlines app access for 20k suppliers with IAM overhaulContract manufacturer Flex dumped its distributed identity and access management system for a more centralized, cloud-based option that better protects data and intellectual property. (Insider Story)