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Business 13 January 2021

Ledger discovers new security breach

Ledger has just discovered a Shopify security breach that led to the theft of 20,000 pieces of Ledger customer identification information.

Business 31 December 2020

The DeFi hacks of 2020

Patrick Thompson takes a closer look at the DeFi hacks of 2020, and how the attacker was able to pull off the exploit resulting in the loss of at least $154 million.

Editorial 2 December 2020

Commodity barter is legal—so is BitCoin

BitCoin was legal at creation; commoditizing data with protocol rules violates no laws—anymore than inventing the container, John Pitts writes.