Hardware Hacking: How To Secure Your Trezor Wallet With Passphrase

A group called wallet.fail gave a presentation on how to hack cryptocurrency hardware wallets at the 35th Chaos Communication Congress. While all attack vectors required physical access, worryingly, the group demonstrated scraping the seed and PIN from Trezor RAM. So is there any way to truly protect your lovely bitcoin? Lines Of Attack The group found ways […]

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Unknown Vendor Creates a One-to-One Fake Copy of Trezor One

Imposter copies of the popular Bitcoin and cryptocurrency wallet Trezor One have purportedly been spotted on the market. The company makes it clear how to spot the fakes from the originals. Trezor One Clones on the Market An identical copy of the Trezor One has been spotted on the market — a non-genuine device which […]

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No Fiat Accepted: HTC’s New ‘Blockchain Phone’ Buyable Only for Bitcoin or Ethereum

The HTC Exodus 1 phone, introduced at the Consensus conference in May, is now available for pre-order on early access. Primarily aimed at the development community, the scheme only allows payment for the blockchain-enabled model using bitcoin or ethereum. Blockchain + Phone = ? So what exactly is a blockchain-enabled mobile device? Well, according to […]

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