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NCT Token Rewards for Cyber Security Data

Jan 31, 2022 5:56:00 AM / by PolySwarm Team posted in Insider, Explained, Product


I'm interested in the BetaLast year, we wrote about an industry first for both cyber security and crypto: rewarding everyday users for the cyber security telemetry they generate passively, every day, just by using their mobile and computing devices. Since then, we’ve been asking PolySwarm’s customers and engine providers like Sentinel One, CrowdStrike, and Kaspersky what cyber security and malware data are most valuable to them and how we can help enlist everyday Internet users to make everyone more secure.

In this post, we’re sharing our 2022 plans for how we plan to reward everyday Internet users with PolySwarm’s NCT token for providing, enriching, and staking cyber security telemetry through PolySwarm’s platform.

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Telegram users can now use PolySwarm’s free, automated malware detection bot to guard against cyber threats

Mar 23, 2020 7:03:55 AM / by PolySwarm Team posted in Insider, Press, Media, Blockchain, Product, Research


The Telegram messaging app is used by over 200 million people around the world and has proven to be a great communication vehicle for individuals and companies. Unfortunately, Telegram is also an attractive target for bad actors looking to exploit the platform and people. From cryptocurrency stealers and miners, Telegram has seen its fair share of scams. 

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A message from PolySwarm Founder / CEO Steve Bassi: a look back at 2019 and what's coming in 2020

Jan 21, 2020 9:42:54 AM / by Steve Bassi posted in Insider, PolySwarm, Leadership


Happy New Year. It’s Steve Bassi here, the founder and CEO of PolySwarm. 

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Latest samples of ZeroCleare, Iranian state-sponsored malware, available on PolySwarm

Jan 9, 2020 11:09:01 AM / by PolySwarm Tech Team posted in Insider, Explained, PolySwarm, Threat Hunting, Research


Today, PolySwarm, a threat intelligence platform used to detect new and emerging malware, releases information about a new variant of ZeroCleare (a destructive malware attributed to Iran). PolySwarm Community (free) and Enterprise users were able access to the full content of this sample before it appeared on VirusTotal.

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Welcome to the PolySwarm Blog

Aug 19, 2019 4:25:00 PM / by PolySwarm Team posted in Insider, Media, PolySwarm


PolySwarm started out with Medium as its content publishing tool. We created great, informative content; from stories on what it's like to be a woman in cybersecurity, to deep dives into technical topics like the 'commit and reveal scheme' on blockchain (and how its leveraged on PolySwarm). Recently, we created a new blog within the PolySwarm's web ecosystem, This is where we will be publishing content moving forward. 

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