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    Bitpay announces BitAuth

    Decentralized Authentication. Chew on that for a bit. But why is it needed? Here’s what Bitpay said about this: Today, BitPay is excited to announce our proposal for a new passwordless authentication protocol, based on the same cryptography used in the Bitcoin protocol. By eliminating server-side storage of passwords, we can drastically reduce the impact of a compromised server.We’ve given long and careful thought to how best to protect the security of our customers’ data, of especially

    · July 2, 2014 · 7:37 pm