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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

A Grafana Dashboard for Hyperledger Caliper Transaction Performance MetricsA Grafana Dashboard for Hyperledger Caliper Transaction Performance MetricsWhere to begin with building a decentralized Identity app?Where to begin with building a decentralized Identity app?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 10

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Loses Momentum at $19.4K; Ethereum Fees IncreasingMarket Wrap: Bitcoin Loses Momentum at $19.4K; Ethereum Fees IncreasingBitcoin’s price rise stalled out just before hitting $19,500 Wednesday. The Ethereum network’s fees are in an upswing. Galaxy Digital Bitcoin Funds Raise $59M as Institutional Cash Flows InGalaxy Digital Bitcoin Funds Raise $59M as Institutional Cash Flows InGalaxy Digital's institutional bitcoin fund raised an average of $1.6 million from its 33 unnamed investors.The Most Bullish Bitcoin Arguments for Your Thanksgiving TableThe Most Bullish Bitcoin Arguments for Your Thanksgiving TableThis year, come prepared to explain the asset that has everyone from famous financiers to political dissidents talking about a money revolution.China’s State-Sanctioned Blockchain Project BSN Adds Polkadot, Oasis, Bityuan to NetworkChina’s State-Sanctioned Blockchain Project BSN Adds Polkadot, Oasis, Bityuan to NetworkChina’s state-sanctioned blockchain infrastructure provider BSN is adding cross-chain protocol Polkadot, decentralized cloud data startup Oasis and China-based project Bityuan to its network. Despite New Incentives to Stay, Some of OKEx’s Chinese Users Are Determined to LeaveDespite New Incentives to Stay, Some of OKEx’s Chinese Users Are Determined to LeaveSome OKEx's users in China are determined to leave the exchange despite new incentives designed to keep them.Some Are Calling All-Time Highs for Bitcoin. Here’s Why CoinDesk Hasn’t YetSome Are Calling All-Time Highs for Bitcoin. Here’s Why CoinDesk Hasn’t YetIn a fragmented global market, price quotes are all over the place. That's why CoinDesk created the Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) and is standing by it.How to Answer Your Family’s Bitcoin Questions This ThanksgivingHow to Answer Your Family’s Bitcoin Questions This ThanksgivingWith bitcoin in sight of its all-time high, your no-coiner family and friends are sure to be full of questions this holiday season. CoinDesk has the answers you need, courtesy of a few well-placed friends. Long in China’s Shadow, the US Is Becoming a Bitcoin Mining Power AgainLong in China’s Shadow, the US Is Becoming a Bitcoin Mining Power AgainFollowing a string of investments, miners are increasingly optimistic about prospects for the U.S. market in 2021. Blockchain Bites: Coinbase Cuts Margin Trading, Binance Sweeps US Clients, OKEx Offers RebatesBlockchain Bites: Coinbase Cuts Margin Trading, Binance Sweeps US Clients, OKEx Offers RebatesCoinbase has also changed the way it will alert clients to relevant tax information. ‘Bypass’ Attack in Coldcard Bitcoin Wallet Could Trick Users Into Sending Incorrect Funds‘Bypass’ Attack in Coldcard Bitcoin Wallet Could Trick Users Into Sending Incorrect FundsBitcoin hardware wallet Coldcard is fixing a flaw that could trick users into sending bitcoin on the mainnet when they meant to use its testnet. First Mover: Why Bitcoin Isn’t a Replacement for Gold Just YetFirst Mover: Why Bitcoin Isn’t a Replacement for Gold Just YetBitcoin's price is approaching a new all-time high, but bitcoin is not yet the replacement for gold many think.Libra Association Taps Saumya Bhavsar as General Counsel for Payments SubsidiaryLibra Association Taps Saumya Bhavsar as General Counsel for Payments SubsidiaryBhavsar joins the Libra Association after 25 years in public- and private-sector banking regulation roles.Square Agrees to Buy Credit Karma’s Tax Preparation Service for $50MSquare Agrees to Buy Credit Karma’s Tax Preparation Service for $50MCash App will make the DIY tax-prep software available for free to its 30 million monthly users.VanEck Launches Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Note on Deutsche BoerseVanEck Launches Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Note on Deutsche BoerseThe VanEck Vectors Bitcoin ETN is now trading on the trading on the Deutsche Boerse Xetra.US Intelligence Chief Raises Concerns With SEC Over China’s Crypto Dominance: ReportUS Intelligence Chief Raises Concerns With SEC Over China’s Crypto Dominance: ReportU.S. intelligence chief John Ratcliffe was reportedly seeking clearer regulation around digital currency.In India, a Clash of Digital Innovation and Internet CensorshipIn India, a Clash of Digital Innovation and Internet CensorshipAmong democracies, the Indian government tends to shut down the internet most frequently. Can crypto thrive in this environment?Bitcoin Options Market Suggests Investors Preparing for All-Time HighBitcoin Options Market Suggests Investors Preparing for All-Time HighOptions investors appear to be eyeing more gains for the top cryptocurrency, which is now just 2.8% below a record high. Russian Hospitalized After Bitcoin Mining Farm Sets Apartment on FireRussian Hospitalized After Bitcoin Mining Farm Sets Apartment on FireA poorly managed mining farm in St. Petersburg, Russia, set an apartment on fire and injured the operator, according to a report.South Korea May Delay Implementation of 20% Crypto Tax Till 2022South Korea May Delay Implementation of 20% Crypto Tax Till 2022The National Assembly is pushing for a delay to the tax proposal to allow exchanges more time to prepare.Australia and Singapore to Trial ‘Paperless’ Trade Using Blockchain TechnologyAustralia and Singapore to Trial ‘Paperless’ Trade Using Blockchain TechnologyAustralia's border agency will trial blockchain solutions aimed at simplifying cross-border trade with Singapore.

DAO Stands for Developer DictatorshipDAO Stands for Developer DictatorshipEthereum 2.0Ethereum 2.0ETH 2.0: Is the next delay coming?ETH 2.0: Is the next delay coming?The change from PoW to PoS and sharding is likely to be delayed again at EthereumContinue reading on Coinmonks »How do the mechanics of cryptocurrencies workHow do the mechanics of cryptocurrencies workAfter the current rally was mainly supported by Bitcoin so far, many other coins are now following suit at full speed.Continue reading on Coinmonks »7 Best Crypto Portfolio Trackers for 2020 (Tried & Tested)7 Best Crypto Portfolio Trackers for 2020 (Tried & Tested)Using RedwoodJS to create an Ethereum appUsing RedwoodJS to create an Ethereum appRebalancing $DPIRebalancing $DPIEthereum at the threshold of a rally to $1400 like 2017?Ethereum at the threshold of a rally to $1400 like 2017?The Ethereum price is currently trading between $440 and $470, which is the price trend in December 2017.Continue reading on Coinmonks »Why Uniswap lost 50% of liquidity in one single day?Why Uniswap lost 50% of liquidity in one single day?On November 17, the most famous DEX in the world, Uniswap, lost almost 50% of liquidity.Continue reading on Coinmonks »Demystify the dark forest on Ethereum — Sandwich Attacks.Demystify the dark forest on Ethereum — Sandwich Attacks.Wow, automated market maker (AMM) decentralised exchanges (DEXs) are so sexy! Come on, they are the best! Look at these projects, Uniswap…Continue reading on Coinmonks »

How SOAR Can Protect a New Remote Work ParadigmHow SOAR Can Protect a New Remote Work ParadigmHow can SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response) help secure your enterprise as it transitions to a new remote work paradigm?  Unfortunately, even if a vaccine for COVID-19 does receive FDA approval (assumed but not a given at the time of writing) the pandemic will continue to rage on. At a minimum, your enterprise must […] The post How SOAR Can Protect a New Remote Work Paradigm appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. There’s No Such Thing As “Hands Off Cybersecurity”There’s No Such Thing As “Hands Off Cybersecurity”At the enterprise level, there is no such thing as “hands-off cybersecurity.” Technically, such a term may not even apply to personal cybersecurity, but that’s a question for another day.  Ultimately, hands-off cybersecurity represents a dream for IT decision-makers for businesses of all sizes. After all, if you can just set and forget your cybersecurity, […] The post There’s No Such Thing As “Hands Off Cybersecurity” appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. What to Expect During the First Annual Solutions Review Cybersecurity Insight JamWhat to Expect During the First Annual Solutions Review Cybersecurity Insight JamWhat is the Cybersecurity Insight Jam?  The Solutions Review Cybersecurity Insight Jam is an InfoSec community web event taking place on December 9, 2020. Solutions Review editors are bringing the best and brightest minds in the industry together for a one-day social media gathering under the hashtag #InfoSecInsightJam. Participants will include industry analysts, experts, influencers, […] The post What to Expect During the First Annual Solutions Review Cybersecurity Insight Jam appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Directory of the Best Cybersecurity Courses Available OnlineDirectory of the Best Cybersecurity Courses Available OnlineSolutions Review Presents our Directory of the Best Cybersecurity Courses available online. Are you a security operations professional or cybersecurity engineer looking to gain new knowledge in any one of the myriad branches of InfoSec? Do you want to earn a cybersecurity certification to improve your threat hunting or response techniques? Online courses offered through […] The post Directory of the Best Cybersecurity Courses Available Online appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Menlo Security Raises $100 Million in Series E Funding RoundMenlo Security Raises $100 Million in Series E Funding RoundMenlo Security today announced it raised $100 million in a Series E funding round. Vista Equity Partners led the funding round, with contributions from Neuberger Berman, General Catalyst, JP Morgan and existing investors. Menlo Security has raised $250 million so far.  Menlo Security works to protect organizations from cyberattacks by eliminating the threat of malware […] The post Menlo Security Raises $100 Million in Series E Funding Round appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Why You Need to Ditch Legacy SIEM (And Go to the Next-Generation)Why You Need to Ditch Legacy SIEM (And Go to the Next-Generation)Why does your business need to ditch your legacy SIEM solution and switch to a next-generation solution?  When SIEM first became a recognized category (Gartner named the technology in 2006) it only captured the attention of large enterprises. From a purely technological perspective, this makes sense; one of SIEM’s key capabilities involves compliance. Almost all […] The post Why You Need to Ditch Legacy SIEM (And Go to the Next-Generation) appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. What the Mashable Data Breach Can Teach BusinessesWhat the Mashable Data Breach Can Teach BusinessesRecently, multi-platform media and entertainment company Mashable reported it suffered a data breach; leaked readers’ information was discovered in a leaked database posted online. The information appears to have been stolen from social media sign-in features.  The leaked information contains full names, locations, email addresses, genders, IP addresses, and links to social media profiles. While […] The post What the Mashable Data Breach Can Teach Businesses appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. How Do You Know If Your SIEM is Outdated? Some Ways to TellHow Do You Know If Your SIEM is Outdated? Some Ways to TellHow do you know if your SIEM is outdated?  SIEM occupies a confusing but essential space in the modern cybersecurity discourse. On the one hand, from its modest beginnings as a compliance tool for large companies, SIEM now serves a critical role in security procedures. On the other hand, the challenges of SIEM feed into […] The post How Do You Know If Your SIEM is Outdated? Some Ways to Tell appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. Stealthbits Offers Predictions for Security Teams in 2021Stealthbits Offers Predictions for Security Teams in 2021Stealthbits today released its predictions for security teams in 2021. The provider notes that the COVID-19 pandemic will seriously affect enterprise cybersecurity; in turn, this may prompt more unpredictable attacks with ever more dangerous consequences. Stealthbits refers to these events as “black swan events.”  Stealthbits serves as a cybersecurity solution provider devoted to protecting sensitive […] The post Stealthbits Offers Predictions for Security Teams in 2021 appeared first on Top SIEM Vendors, News & Reviews for Security Information and Event Management. 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.

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)