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Friday

29

April 2016

Game of Torrents and data leaks

by BinaryEdge

Game of Thrones is a really good series - at BinaryEdge we are all big fans of the show and enjoy watching it. Game of Thrones is also the most pirated TV show on the internet. Since the new season was starting this week and we had just finished the development of our torrent data prototype, we thought we could take a look at the torrent downloads for the premiere…

Friday

22

April 2016

BinaryEdge hackathon - April!

by BinaryEdge

In the week of 11th of April, BinaryEdge had its first official hackathon. As a rule, we try to do what we call a "get together" every six months, where we fly everyone out to Switzerland or Portugal, chat a bit and talk about plans for the future. This also gives the ability for teams to sync between themselves and catch up. However, this time we decided to try something…

Thursday

31

March 2016

Security of a Country: Portugal

by ana barbosa

Portugal is our second destination in our series “Security of a Country”. Back in 2012, some of our team members conducted a research about the state of cybersecurity in Portugal at that time. After 4 years and with big developments in our 40fy platform, we decided to gather some fresh new data and re-analyse the security of the country. Portugal, as Switzerland, is a beloved country to BinaryEdge, since most…

Friday

18

March 2016

Announcing: Cyberfables

by BinaryEdge

For far too long we've heard "The problem of security is always the user", so we decided to put our heads to work to try and tackle this problem. For the last couple of months we have been so focused on our B2B product that it felt great to start thinking about the complete opposite direction (B2C). We started by thinking about the approach we should take, we looked at…

Tuesday

16

February 2016

Security of a Country: Switzerland

by ana barbosa

At BinaryEdge, we are constantly assessing the state of the Internet, looking for open services and/or products that might impact the security of the end users. So we thought it would be interesting to share some of this information with you and, with that in mind, we decided to start a new series of blogposts. Each blogpost of this series will focus on a specific country, taking a high…