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Why Japan, China, and Canada Are Racing to Build a Digital Currency

There’s been a space race between states over who can build a CBDC first. But why? We explore more in today’s Market Watch. South Korea, Canada, Brazil, Japan, Thailand, China and France are all in a race to build their own central bank digital currencies or CBDCs. But why? Why not Bitcoin, or any of the other cryptocurrencies currently in …

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New Huawei Mate 40 Phone Includes Hardware Wallet For Digital Yuan

The Huawei Mate 40 smartphone comes with an in-built wallet for China’s digital currency. Huawei’s new smartphone, the Huawei Mate 40, supports an in-built hardware wallet for China’s central bank digital currency, the digital yuan or DCEP (Digital Currency, Electronic Payment). The smartphone is reported as the first of its kind that enables a hardware wallet for the Chinese digital …

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Browser Bugs Exploited to Install 2 New Backdoors on Targeted Computers

Cybersecurity researchers have disclosed details about a new watering hole attack targeting the Korean diaspora that exploits vulnerabilities in web browsers such as Google Chrome and Internet Explorer to deploy malware for espionage purposes. Dubbed “Operation Earth Kitsune” by Trend Micro, the campaign involves the use of SLUB (for SLack and githUB) malware and two new backdoors — dneSpy and

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