“Hello, I think I have been hacked!!”
Today we have come to rely so much on other companies managing our digital worlds through ‘accounts’, that we don’t realise the dangers of such a structure. Companies having your identities, photos, information, etc. provide a honeypot for hackers who will go to any extent…
Self Sovereign, Secure, Simple, Smart and Stable. BitHyve is on a quest to achieve all this, in a nutshell the quest is to make sound money simplified. The soundness comes from the bitcoin protocol and simplification from expertise in creating customer focused digital applications.
Breaking Hexa after Breaking Bitcoin
Every Bitcoin conference is unique in itself — no BS, interesting discussions and most importantly, cool attacks. This year’s breaking bitcoin had attacks on hardware wallets, discussions on best wallet practices and much more to learn from. However, in the context of Hexa, two things caught…
Introducing Hexa Wallet
There are some great wallets out there but describing them is pretty simple — choose one of the following: ‘too-complex’, ‘custodial’, ‘privacy-leaking’ or ‘not-so-secure’. For advanced users, wallets like Samourai and Wasabi are pioneers in privacy tech. Ledger and Trezor take a security first approach…
Accounts vs. Wallets: Importance of self-sovereignty in the digital world
This post is not about blockchain or crypto but it applies to practically everything in the digital world. These terms are used very loosely and so let us start with trying to understand what they really should mean.