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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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Blockchain Bites: Universities Are Gaining Bitcoin Exposure as Institutional ETH Appetite GrowsBlockchain Bites: Universities Are Gaining Bitcoin Exposure as Institutional ETH Appetite GrowsMeanwhile, BoE Governor Andrew Bailey said crypto qua crypto fails as currency qua currency, though dissidents like Alexey Navalny might disagree.What Tether Means When It Says It’s ‘Regulated’What Tether Means When It Says It’s ‘Regulated’Representatives say the $25B stablecoin is "regulated" but the issuer doesn't look like a financial institution bound by norms and laws.Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 26, 2021Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 26, 2021With bitcoin hovering around $32K for a fourth straight day and top Ivy League universities said to be accumulating crypto, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.State of Crypto: Unpacking the Trump Presidency’s Crypto LegacyState of Crypto: Unpacking the Trump Presidency’s Crypto LegacyDonald Trump may have been anti-crypto but his appointed regulators ushered in a largely industry-friendly regime.Bitmain Co-Founder Exits, Resolving Years-Long Power Struggle as Mining Firm Preps IPOBitmain Co-Founder Exits, Resolving Years-Long Power Struggle as Mining Firm Preps IPOBitmain co-founder Jihan Wu is stepping down from his role as part of a settlement.Questions About Tether Just Won’t Go Away. Does the Crypto Market Care?Questions About Tether Just Won’t Go Away. Does the Crypto Market Care?As the crypto market continues to rally, an old debate reignites on whether the most important stablecoin in trading is really real. Secure Messaging App Signal Reportedly Toying With Crypto PaymentsSecure Messaging App Signal Reportedly Toying With Crypto PaymentsStaff at the firm are said to be worried the addition would bring bad actors and unwanted regulatory attention. Big Guns Back $10M Investment in DeFi’s dYdXBig Guns Back $10M Investment in DeFi’s dYdXThe funding round, led by Three Arrows and DeFiance Capital, was also joined by Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain Capital.Galaxy, Coinbase Bet $25M on DeFi Using Terra StablecoinsGalaxy, Coinbase Bet $25M on DeFi Using Terra StablecoinsThe backing will help Terraform Labs build more apps on its Tendermint-based blockchain.First Mover: The Smart Money (Literally) Buying Crypto as Harvard Said to Be HoldingFirst Mover: The Smart Money (Literally) Buying Crypto as Harvard Said to Be HoldingThe brain trust has blessed cryptocurrencies, with endowments for Harvard and other universities reportedly lapping up digital assets. For bitcoin marketeers, it's a new $600B money pot.FinCEN Further Extends Comment Period for Controversial Crypto RulesFinCEN Further Extends Comment Period for Controversial Crypto RulesThe industry now has 60 days to provide feedback on the proposal.Traditional Lenders Extended Millions in Loans to the Crypto Space Through Genesis in Q4Traditional Lenders Extended Millions in Loans to the Crypto Space Through Genesis in Q4The average loan size for a first-time lender on the platform is $3.2 million, Genesis said.Stellar Development Foundation Invests $5M in Crypto Payments Firm WyreStellar Development Foundation Invests $5M in Crypto Payments Firm WyreA Wyre integration will introduce a variety of APIs that can be used by financial apps on the Stellar network.US Man Installs Crypto Mining Rig in Hybrid BMW SportscarUS Man Installs Crypto Mining Rig in Hybrid BMW SportscarWhile this mining rig can be powered by the hybrid car's battery, the trunk needs to stay open to avoid overheating.South Korean Tax Agency Carries Out Irregular Audit on Crypto Exchange OperatorSouth Korean Tax Agency Carries Out Irregular Audit on Crypto Exchange OperatorThe team of investigators requested past data and transaction details from Korea Digital Exchange. Overstock Turns Medici Ventures Into a Fund to Reap Value of Blockchain AssetsOverstock Turns Medici Ventures Into a Fund to Reap Value of Blockchain Assets“We remain bullish on blockchain technology but are changing the way we interact with these asset," said CEO Jonathan Johnson.Philippines Issues Crypto Industry Guidelines to Guard Against Money LaunderingPhilippines Issues Crypto Industry Guidelines to Guard Against Money LaunderingNew guidelines bring the nation's digital asset industry in line with Financial Action Task Force standards.Gemini Exchange Adds Local Currency, DeFi Tokens in Singapore ExpansionGemini Exchange Adds Local Currency, DeFi Tokens in Singapore ExpansionThe exchange has increased the trading options for Singapore users, including several DeFi tokens.What Is Guggenheim Partners?What Is Guggenheim Partners?Guggenheim Partners is part of the next wave of institutional investment firms looking to step into bitcoin.Senate Confirms Janet Yellen as US Treasury SecretarySenate Confirms Janet Yellen as US Treasury SecretaryYellen succeeds Steven Mnuchin in running the U.S. government’s treasury. Here’s what she will oversee in the crypto world.

Bitcoin “Double-spend” Fud | French central bank trials digital currencyBitcoin “Double-spend” Fud | French central bank trials digital currencyIs it Too Late to Buy Bitcoin?Is it Too Late to Buy Bitcoin?What is DeFi?What is DeFi?The ecosystem behind Decentralized Finance explained simplyContinue reading on Coinmonks »Unhyped comparison of Blockchain PlatformsUnhyped comparison of Blockchain PlatformsEach blockchain platform has a different set of capabilities, but you might not see clearly which platform will suit your needs or…Continue reading on Coinmonks »The Blockchain Family MembersThe Blockchain Family MembersThe Parent, the Child, the Uncle, the Nephew, the GRANDPA, and the GHOST.Continue reading on Coinmonks »Don’t Invest Crypto Before Reading This Series -4: SkewDon’t Invest Crypto Before Reading This Series -4: SkewYou may use some useful tools before investing in crypto.Continue reading on Coinmonks »DeFi -How your finance is changingDeFi -How your finance is changingSolidity FundamentalsSolidity FundamentalsEthereum ATH, BCE & US Treasury talks about BTC and Blackrock interestEthereum ATH, BCE & US Treasury talks about BTC and Blackrock interest2021 started with a bang for almost all cryptocurrencies in the market. In particular, in the last week, various news items have made the…Continue reading on Coinmonks »Take the Leap, 6 Reasons Why You Should Join Become a Blockchain EngineerTake the Leap, 6 Reasons Why You Should Join Become a Blockchain EngineerGreat pay, remote work, job security.Continue reading on Coinmonks »

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)