Quadriga: Gerry And The Missing Blockchains

Quadriga Fintech Solutions was Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, but filed for bankruptcy in 2019 after the CEO and founder died. Up to C$250 million (US$190 million) in cryptocurrency owed to 115,000 customers was missing or could not be accessed because … Continue reading Quadriga: Gerry And The Missing Blockchains

Could a unified UN International Cybercrime Convention succeed?

Negotiations for a UN treaty to counter cybercrime began at the end of February. The treaty could reduce impunity for cybercriminals, improve international cooperation, and facilitate cross-border data exchange. The first Convention on Cybercrime, also known as the Budapest Convention on … Continue reading Could a unified UN International Cybercrime Convention succeed?