All posts by David Balaban

David Balaban is a computer security researcher with over 15 years of experience in malware analysis and antivirus software evaluation. David runs the Privacy-PC.com project which presents expert opinions on the contemporary information security matters, including social engineering, penetration testing, threat intelligence, online privacy and white hat hacking.

Web Authentication EtherAuth

Creating a Web Authentication Mechanism on the Blockchain

We live in an era of convenience and anything that can reduce the time that it takes to complete simple tasks is embraced with open arms. One of the most relevant examples in the online world comes from the realm...

/ October 27, 2018

Big Players are Moving into Blockchain – Here Are 13 Examples

Blockchain Technology has been the talk of the town lately. Denoting a decentralized, tamper-resistant digital ledger, it is at the core of the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The characteristics of this tech, though, allow for alternative applications in various domains, including the...

/ April 16, 2018
ICO Exit Scams

Five Top Tips to Avoid Falling Victim to ICO Exit Scams

Traditional financial markets are tightly regulated these days, so it very problematic for con artists to pull off frauds and get away with it. Things are different in the cryptocurrency landscape due to its unregulated nature. Some of the common...

/ March 21, 2018