Nansen Suffers a User Data Leakage

Reading Time: < 1 minute The emails, password hashes, and some wallet addresses of 6.8% of Nansen analytics platform users were publicly leaked.

The SEC to Tighten Control Over Crypto Exchanges and DeFi

Reading Time: < 1 minute David Hirsch, head of the SEC’s cybersecurity division, has emphasized the regulator’s plans to enforce regulations on DeFi protocols and cryptocurrency exchanges in the near future.

JPMorgan Believes Shanghai Hard Fork Has Been Disappointing for Ethereum Activity

Reading Time: < 1 minute According to JPMorgan’s report, the implementation of the Shanghai update on the Ethereum network in April did not result in the expected increase in blockchain activity.

Venmo Integrates Support for PayPal’s Stablecoin

Reading Time: < 1 minute Venmo, a mobile payment service owned by PayPal, has recently announced its support for its parent company’s stablecoin called PYUSD which is pegged to the US dollar.

Circle Launches USDC on Polkadot’s Blockchain

Reading Time: < 1 minute USD Coin currently holds the second spot in the stablecoin rankings. At the beginning of 2023, USDC’s market capitalization exceeded $44.5 billion.

Bitcoin’s Block Space is 100% Filled by NFT Ordinals: Report

Reading Time: < 1 minute According to Dune Analytics dashboard, the first cryptocurrency’s blockchain has been experiencing the longest period of maximum block loading since February.

Hester Peirce Urges Crypto Companies to Not Leave US Market

Reading Time: < 1 minute SEC Commissioner, also known as “crypto mom,” Hester Peirce, has urged startups to stay in the US market.

Mt.Gox Puts Off Compensation Date

Reading Time: < 1 minute The management of troubled crypto exchange Mt. Gox has announced that the deadline for compensation payment has been extended from October 31, 2023 to October 31, 2024.

Bitcoin’s Dominance Index is About to Grow: Matrixport’s Analyst

Reading Time: < 1 minute Matrixport’s Markus Thielen has suggested the BTC dominance index could continue to rise amid increased price decline risks for popular altcoins.