security

  1. TaoOfSatoshi

    How Dash Has Great Security

    Security is a highly important thing in the cryptocurrency space. If a blockchain is not secure there could be possible vulnerabilities that allow malicious actors to mine more coins that there should be or even perform a double spend attack. A double spend attack is where a person is able to...
  2. TaoOfSatoshi

    CATV | "Taylornomics" Aim To Make Dash A Better Store Of Value

    Christopher (Tao) takes a look at Ryan Taylor's keynote speech at the Dash Evolution Open House 2019. He goes through the highlights and lowlights, and then offers his comments and thoughts. A must-watch if you are still on the fence about the presentation or haven't seen Ryan's talk yet.
  3. R

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  5. Wilmar Toro

    La SEC aclara las regulaciones sobre las criptomonedas, ubicando a Dash en una posición única

    La SEC aclara las regulaciones sobre las criptomonedas, ubicando a Dash en una posición única El presidente de la Comisión de Seguridad e Intercambios (SEC, por sus siglas en inglés) de los Estados Unidos, Jay Clayton, aclaró aún más la diferencia entre las ICO y las criptomonedas. Clayton...
  6. Emma Parker

    Need Help

    After so many incidents in 2018 (cybercrimes), I'm concern for my digital privacy and security. I came across anonymous surfing guide which is good but I'm looking for some more extra information on this topic. Can anyone help me with this>?
  7. Evgenij Beloded

    Do masternodes add security to Dash network?

    Hey friends, I am curious if the masternode network provides an extra blanket of security to the currency. From what I understand, on top of service features, masternodes are full nodes and have the power to reject improperly formed blocks. Does it mean that the masternode network adds a layer...
  8. S

    We need a resource, "Security for Newbies" and we don't have it.

    Due to the 27 awesome things we are doing, I expect to have an enormous number of new users in the next year. One topic that I think we lack: basic security practices for newbies. Since we actually care about our new users, I would love to see a sticky or a resource geared toward newbies...
  9. DashDude

    Cost of a DASH 51% Attack Article

    Please have a look at this article, "Cost of a 51% Attack and Security of Bitcoin, Monero, Litecoin and other Cryptocurrencies." It shows DASH as having weakest security of the coins compared. Is this accurate? Do the numbers need to be corrected?
  10. Acedian

    Security of "Average Joe" Wallet

    I am concerned that as we approach mass adoption Dash theft will hurt our progress. What are the developers adding to reduce the risk to user's funds? A suggestion I would make is to add additional encryption security similar to VeraCrypt's PIM to user's wallets to help protect users with less...
  11. stellabelle

    Dash For Newbies Now at 109 Subscribers

    In the last few days, the subscribers for Dash For Newbies has jumped up significantly. When I wrote my newest proposal a few days ago, there were 53 subscribers, now there are 109. One of my goals for the newest proposal was to double the subscriber number. That has already happened. So, I...
  12. mrearthbound

    Evolution Security

    Hello, I've seen the videos where Amanda says that Evolution is going to be like PayPal, as in, the user will only need a user name and password. And that you'd be able to access your account and send funds from multiple devices. How do these credentials relate to the public and private key of...
  13. E

    Hardening masternode server

    Hello, I'm really new to this, but I managed to set up my masternode on a VPS and it's running flawlessly (with the help of Tao's guide). I have enabled the firewall mentioned in the guide, but nothing else. I'm a bit worried about security. I have found multiple websites telling me which...
  14. ec1warc1

    Lessons from Ethereum

    Having invested a bit in Ethereum and having lived through the mess with the hack of the DAO that created the mess of ETH vs ETC, I would like to ask the Dash community two questions. 1. Does Dash have an internal programming language for creating contracts similar to Ethererum, or is there...
  15. Comodore

    Security of dash nodes & mining

    http://arxiv.org/pdf/1605.07524.pdf Let's make dash better.