Cryptocurrency and Knowing Your Customer
Alberto Yepez of ForgePoint Capital says cryptocurrency poses new challenges for accommodating the "know your customer" process of confirming that "you're doing business with the people that you want to be doing business with."
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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent San Francisco Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit, Yepez also discusses:
- Why cryptocurrencies are like the early days of the internet;
- How to enable blockchain and cryptocurrency security;
- Self-sovereign identity and its role in healthcare.
Yepez, co-founder and managing director at ForgePoint Capital, is one of the pioneers of the cybersecurity industry, having served as an entrepreneur, CEO, board member and investor. He currently focuses on cybersecurity investments.