Global Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin miners have collectively earned more than $2 billion

The free 114 pages report from the University of Cambridge reveals that Bitcoin miners have collectively earned more than $2 billion #resiport This is the first study to systematically investigate key cryptocurrency industry sectors by collecting empirical, non-public data. The study gathered survey data from nearly 150 cryptocurrency companies and individuals, and it covers 38..

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Global Talent Competitiveness Index Report 2017

16. January 2017, Davos, Switzerland. The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) is an annual benchmarking report that measures the ability of countries to compete for talent. The report ranks 118 countries according to their ability to grow, attract and retain talent.Much more than an international league table of talent, the GTCI report provides a tool-kit..

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WordPress 4.7.1 Security and Maintenance Release – Update now

WordPress versions 4.7 and earlier are affected by eight security issues: Remote code execution (RCE) in PHPMailer – No specific issue appears to affect WordPress or any of the major plugins we investigated but, out of an abundance of caution, we updated PHPMailer in this release. This issue was reported to PHPMailer by Dawid Golunski and..

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NEW Simpler EU Cookie Rules From 2018

Simpler rules on cookies: The so called “cookie provision”, which has resulted in an overload of consent requests for internet users, will be streamlined. New rules will allow users to be more in control of their settings, providing an easy way to accept or refuse the tracking of cookies and other identifiers in case of..

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BREAKING: The DDoS attack that WILL bring your firewall down

DDoS attacks are usually based on pure volume of traffic flooding the Internet connections, and thereby denying services of any kind. Researchers from the Danish telecom operator TDC have identified and analysed a new kind of DDoS attack that only requires the attacker a limited bandwidth of 15-18 Mbit/sec to generate 40-50K packets/sec in order to bring down..

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