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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.

Ethereum Meta-Transactions 101Ethereum Meta-Transactions 101Creating 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 App

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Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New All-Time Price High Above $1,450Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New All-Time Price High Above $1,450The price of ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, soared to record levels on Sunday.Crypto Long & Short: No, Bitcoin Was Not a Response to the Financial CrisisCrypto Long & Short: No, Bitcoin Was Not a Response to the Financial CrisisIn spite of the timing, bitcoin wasn't created as a result of the 2008 crisis – and this misunderstanding matters.BOE’s Bailey, Western Union CEO Part of Davos Panel on Digital CurrenciesBOE’s Bailey, Western Union CEO Part of Davos Panel on Digital CurrenciesThe session will focus on the diminishing role of cash and the emergence of central bank digital currencies, moves accelerated by the pandemic.Why Did Bill Miller and His Son Buy MicroStrategy Debt? It’s the BitcoinWhy Did Bill Miller and His Son Buy MicroStrategy Debt? It’s the Bitcoin"Not owning any Bitcoin has been a massive mistake, and we expect that will continue to be true," the famed value investor's son wrote to clients.A Reading of Satoshi’s Bitcoin White PaperA Reading of Satoshi’s Bitcoin White PaperThe document that started it all, in audio form.Chainlink’s LINK Cryptocurrency Hits New Record Price HighChainlink’s LINK Cryptocurrency Hits New Record Price HighThe cryptocurrency is now up 105% since Jan. 1, 2021.Beijing, Shanghai to Join Wider Testing of Digital Yuan in 2021Beijing, Shanghai to Join Wider Testing of Digital Yuan in 2021The wider effort to promote the digital currency precedes a launch in the "near future," per a state media report.Early CryptoPunk Digital Collectible Sells for $762K in EtherEarly CryptoPunk Digital Collectible Sells for $762K in EtherFlamingo, a DAO for NFT investments, bought the ultra-rare “Alien” in a Saturday auction.Valkyrie Digital Assets Files for Bitcoin ETFValkyrie Digital Assets Files for Bitcoin ETFThe Valkyrie Bitcoin Trust would be listed on the NYSE and Coinbase Custody Trust Co. would serve as custodian.Another Pro-Crypto Appointment in the Biden Administration?Another Pro-Crypto Appointment in the Biden Administration?Reports are that Chris Brummer – author of a volume on crypto assets and frequent speaker on digital currencies – will chair the CFTC.Bitcoin Core Lead Maintainer Steps Back, Encourages DecentralizationBitcoin Core Lead Maintainer Steps Back, Encourages Decentralization"One thing is clear: this is a serious project now, and we need to start taking decentralization seriously," said Wladimir van der Laan.Bitcoin Developers Weigh the Costs of Defying White Paper Copyright ClaimBitcoin Developers Weigh the Costs of Defying White Paper Copyright ClaimShould anyone in an open source community have to bear the legal brunt of a seemingly senseless lawsuit?Market Wrap: Bitcoin Back Above $33K While Ether Up 65% in 2021Market Wrap: Bitcoin Back Above $33K While Ether Up 65% in 2021There appears to be strong support around $30,000, according to traders.Coinbase Now Has Over $90B in Assets on PlatformCoinbase Now Has Over $90B in Assets on PlatformCoinbase published fresh numbers Friday on how much capital has flowed onto the exchange in recent months.Alameda-Backed Investment Platform Stacked Acquires Automated Trading ServiceAlameda-Backed Investment Platform Stacked Acquires Automated Trading ServiceTerms of the deal were not disclosed. This Bitcoin Dip Was Not Caused by FUDThis Bitcoin Dip Was Not Caused by FUDWhile there was plenty of FUD flying around, it wasn’t the real reason prices pulled back so significantly.Jim Cramer Tells $731M Powerball Winner to Put 5% in BitcoinJim Cramer Tells $731M Powerball Winner to Put 5% in BitcoinThe "Mad Money" host picked bitcoin as one of his hedges against the specter of hyperinflation.Blockchain Bites: Clearing the Record on Yellen’s Crypto Concerns and the Bitcoin Double-Spend FracasBlockchain Bites: Clearing the Record on Yellen’s Crypto Concerns and the Bitcoin Double-Spend FracasThe efficient market hypothesis butts up against bitcoin's volatile day while Bitcoiners show solidarity in hosting the white paper.Institutions Keep Buying Bitcoin’s Dip, Despite Near-term Volatility: DataInstitutions Keep Buying Bitcoin’s Dip, Despite Near-term Volatility: DataInstitutions and "whales" have continued their bitcoin purchases, on-chain data shows.Money Reimagined: Letter to President BidenMoney Reimagined: Letter to President BidenPresident Biden needs to reform the global financial system and avoid a 1930s-style depression. Digital currencies can help.

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Risked Based Security Reveals 2020 Year End Data Breach ReportRisked Based Security Reveals 2020 Year End Data Breach ReportRisk Based Security today released its 2020 Year End Data Breach QuickView Report. This report covers data breaches publicly disclosed between January 1, 2020, and December 31, 2020, and looks for statistics and commonalities. Overall, while the number of publicly reported breach events decreased by 48 percent, the total number of records compromised increased by […] The post Risked Based Security Reveals 2020 Year End Data Breach Report appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Running in Sand: How to Avoid Getting Stuck at the Onboarding StageRunning in Sand: How to Avoid Getting Stuck at the Onboarding StageOften, when we speak of onboarding in a cybersecurity context, we use an identity management lens. However, this isn’t the only lens we can or should use. In fact, onboarding and using response tools to facilitate it proves an essential topic for businesses.  As such, we present this article by Sivan Omer of empow, who […] The post Running in Sand: How to Avoid Getting Stuck at the Onboarding Stage appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Dwell Time: The Cyber-Threat Peril You Haven’t Considered?Dwell Time: The Cyber-Threat Peril You Haven’t Considered?What is dwell time? Why does it matter for cybersecurity (or why does it keep cybersecurity professionals up at night)? How can a next-generation SIEM solution help limit or mitigate dwell time?  Dwell time refers to the period of time after hackers gain access to your IT environment but before your cybersecurity solution detects the […] The post Dwell Time: The Cyber-Threat Peril You Haven’t Considered? appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. LogRhythm Announces Acquisition of MistNet, Threat Detection PlatformLogRhythm Announces Acquisition of MistNet, Threat Detection PlatformLogRhythm today announced its acquisition of MistNet, a threat detection platform. MistNet provides cloud-based analytics to enhance visibility and threat hunting. According to a press release by LogRhythm, the acquisition expands the solution provider’s reach into the threat detection market and accelerates their entry into the XDR market.  LogRhythm provides a next-generation SIEM platform offering […] The post LogRhythm Announces Acquisition of MistNet, Threat Detection Platform appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Solutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SIEMSolutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SIEMSolutions Review today is releasing its newly updated 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SIEM to assist organizations during the research and discovery phase of buying business software. Gathered via a meta-analysis of available online materials, Solutions Review editors compile each Buyer’s Guide via research, analyst reports, conversations with subject matter experts and vendor representatives, and the […] The post Solutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SIEM appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Solutions Review Releases 2021 Vendor Map for SIEMSolutions Review Releases 2021 Vendor Map for SIEMSolutions Review today is releasing its newly updated 2021 Vendor Map for SIEM to assist organizations during the research and discovery phase of buying business software. Gathered via a meta-analysis of available online materials, Solutions Review editors compile each Vendor Map via research, analyst reports, conversations with subject matter experts and vendor representatives, and the […] The post Solutions Review Releases 2021 Vendor Map for SIEM appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Solutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SOARSolutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SOARSolutions Review today is releasing its newly updated 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response) to assist organizations during the research and discovery phase of buying business software. Gathered via a meta-analysis of available online materials, Solutions Review editors compile each Buyer’s Guide via research, analyst reports, conversations with subject matter experts […] The post Solutions Review Releases 2021 Buyer’s Guide for SOAR appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Solutions Review’s Top 15 SIEM Articles of 2020Solutions Review’s Top 15 SIEM Articles of 2020The editors of Solutions Review work to research SIEM on a constant basis. We compile technology research papers and reports, product updates, and capability trends. Then, we compile it into best practices articles posted every week. Therefore, we tend to post a lot of SIEM articles through 2020 and beyond. Sorting through all of them […] The post Solutions Review’s Top 15 SIEM Articles of 2020 appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Solutions Review Presents: The Top Data Breaches of 2020Solutions Review Presents: The Top Data Breaches of 2020What are the top data breaches of 2020?  Finally, after one of the longest years in living memory, 2020 came to a close. We now stand in the first days of 2021, albeit still reckoning with many of the challenges and crises from 2020. As is tradition with a new year, we must first take […] The post Solutions Review Presents: The Top Data Breaches of 2020 appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. The Essential 16 Incident Response Books for ProfessionalsThe Essential 16 Incident Response Books for ProfessionalsSolutions Review compiles the essential 16 incident response books professionals need to add to their reading lists. Incident Response matters now more than ever; even with the most comprehensive cybersecurity platforms can’t prevent one hundred percent of all threats. Eventually, something will break through and you must be ready. We’ve listed the top sixteen incident […] The post The Essential 16 Incident Response Books for Professionals 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)