South Korea Approves Its First Cryptocurrency Exchange Upbit

South Korea’s Internet and Security Agency (KISA) awarded Upbit an information security management system (ISMS) license, for its strong infrastructure.  Upbit Becomes First ISMS Licensed Exchange Upbit, South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has become the first to obtain an ISMS license. In December 2017, KISA decided that all internet and data related companies generating more […]

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South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Struggle To Find Insurers

Due to recent security breaches and thefts among some large-scale cryptocurrency exchange platforms, the need for exchange insurance is booming. Many insurance companies, however, are hesitant to take the risk — citing their distrust in current security measures.  Cyber-Thieves On The Offensive It has been a tough year — and an especially tough month — for […]

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Crypto Exchange Hacks: Why Do They Keep Happening and How Can You Protect Your Coins?

Kyle Baird · June 21, 2018 · 10:00 pm The cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb experienced a multi-million dollar hack on Tuesday – making it the second attack of this scale in the month of June. As exchanges scramble to patch up the damages, the rest of us are left wondering how this could happen so frequently […]

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Bithumb Lists Cardano (ADA) and Status Token (SNT), Prices React

Georgi Georgiev · June 15, 2018 · 12:00 am Amid the ongoing overall market correction, Cardano (ADA) and Status Token (SNT) surge in price following Bithumb’s announcement that it will list both cryptocurrencies on its exchange. ADA and SNT to be Listed on Bithumb Bithumb, which is currently the sixth largest cryptocurrency exchange by means […]

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