If you ask people what they know about cryptocurrency, chances are you’ll hear the words (BTC) or blockchain — or even both. However, what many individuals aren’t aware of is that over 5,000 cryptocurrencies exist in the market today. This huge number makes things a little confusing for investors.
With so many options to choose from, the task of choosing one to invest in can be challenging. At the same time, though, there are several potential opportunities for people to get scammed in the crypto space.
Sam Bocetta is a freelance journalist specializing in United States diplomacy and national security with an emphasis on technology trends in cyberwarfare, cyberdefense and cryptography. Previously, Sam was a contractor for the U.S. Department of Defense, working in partnership with architects and developers to mitigate controls for vulnerabilities identified across applications.
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