Matthew Rosenquist

Cybersecurity Strategist specializing in the evolution of threats, opportunities, and risks in pursuit of optimal security for our digital world.

Joined April 2019 96 Followers

Matthew Rosenquist

Happy that Crypto is Embracing Bug Bounties to Improve Security

3 days ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.11 tipped

I am really glad the crypto community has taken advantage of professional Bug Bounty programs, as they make a meaningful difference in finding vulnerabilities in software.  It took the regular software industry decades to see the value. There is an...

Receiving the 2019 ADA Award for Outstanding Leadership

6 days ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.13 tipped

I am truly grateful for being recognized with a 2019 ADA award for Outstanding Leadership in Protecting People’s Information.  Bestowed during the Cybersecurity Symposium for Smart Cities 2019, where a tremendous community came together to discuss t...

Poloniex Exchange Delisting STEEM Coin

1 week ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.15 tipped

Poloniex customers holding STEEM and a number of other coins were notified via email that the exchange has begun the process to permanently delist the cryptocurrencies.  If you have any STEEM on Poloniex, you MUST act to move or sell those coins.  ...

SecOps, AI, and Cryptocurrency Discussions for Smart Cities

1 week ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.05 tipped

It was my honor to lead a round-table of superstars at the Cybersecurity Symposium for Smart Cities 2019. Talking about how cryptocurrency has become the economic vehicle of choice by cybercriminals and how the emerging AI revolution can both aid Se...

Paypal Leaves Facebook’s Libra Association

1 week ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.66 tipped

Paypal, one of the original 28 backers, has publicly withdrawn from the Libra Association, the governing body that is supposed to oversee Facebook’s Libra digital currency.  Although they wished the association the best of luck, Paypal has realized...

Cryptocurrency Exchange Coinexchange.io is Closing Down

2 weeks ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.12 tipped

CoinExchange.io posted an announcement this morning that they are closing down and all trading will be suspended beginning October 15th 2019. They plan to shutter completely by December 1st.  This is the latest of several exchanges which have closed...

Uptrennd's Tremendous Rise in Alexa Ranking for September

2 weeks ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.28 tipped

The rapid success of Uptrennd has been nothing short of incredible.  The month of September brought a serious jump in site rankings.  Alexa, an Amazon company that tracks and ranks the top Internet sites, had Uptrennd at #123,497 (#1 is Google) on S...

Cybersecurity Guidelines for University Programs to Align the Industry

2 weeks ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.19 tipped

The cybersecurity industry has long needed a solid foundation for academia to build consistent and effective degree programs.  There has been far too much inconsistency in cybersecurity and cyber-science education.  In order to prepare the next gene...

Top Countries where Teachers are Paid the Most

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.07 tipped

Are teachers in your country being paid adequately? The World Economic Forum publishes data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) that tracks the average salary of teachers across nations.  Given the obvious disparity...

Major Drone Attack Against Global Oil Production Showcases Weak Cybersecurity Thinking

3 weeks ago 4 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.17 tipped

Drones attacked an oil processing facility last week and shut down half of all Saudi capacity, representing about 5% of the world's daily oil production.  We have seen how a botnet of compromised home appliances can take down a sizeable chunk of the...