Cyber Threat Grows for Bitcoin Exchanges

March 21, 2017 — by Mary Ann Callahan1


What does the word “decentralization” mean to you? In general terms it stands for distribution of functions and responsibilities to less involved parties. For some people decentralization carries negative connotations and implies inefficiency and inaccurate performance of mechanisms. In most cases this standpoint may carry much conviction, but not in terms of bitcoin exchange and its underlying principles.