Are our smartphones safe?
Take a look at the new tech solutions introduced in the IMpulse K1 voice over blockchain phone.
It’s the standard these days to safeguard your home laptop from malware. But what do you do to safeguard your mobile phone?
Yes, it is possible to hack your smartphone. According to an Experian research, the median American spends an hour each day playing with their cellphones. In the meantime, they are taking and sharing a lot of photos, sending personal text messages and browsing the web.
Finally, there are multiple high-tech ways that hackers can intercept your phone signals. There are IMSI (international mobile subscriber identity) catchers, which act as fake cellphone towers. One model, called the Stingray, has been used by police agencies across the country — something that some privacy advocates are not too happy about.
Initially one of the world’s leading retailers of gold products, Stuttgart-based company Karatbars International has joined the race of creating the leading smartphone with a focus on data protection, backed by the blockchain technology. IMpulse K1 boasts a great number of security features which are absent in today’s smartphone market.
The company behind the KaratGold Coin (KBC) cryptocurrency has invested greatly into high-level security measures and thus raised the bar for large consumer electronics manufacturers such as Apple and Samsung. One can understand the benefits of the IMpulse K1 when reading through the wide range of tech features in contains.
VOPB (Voice Over Blockchain Protocol)
VOPB allows users to communicate fully encrypted, all informations, text, voice, media, documents are sent peer to peer and end to end encrypted. This eliminates third party companies and servers. The protocol also helps users in case of lost phone or private key. With its help users can retrieve all their encrypted information via blockchain.
IPFS Storage (Interplanetary file storage)
With IPFS platform, a P2P decentralized storage, data is saved and encrypted using the blockchain technology. As a result, there’s no need to worry about third parties monitoring your actions, as the peer-to-peer encryption cannot be hacked or manipulated.
The WORM GUARD is a secured key protected against unwanted access that creates a protection shield around your private key. This security option, when enabled, will encrypt all devices that try to access it.
Top-level security is present when dealing with cryptocurrencies as well. When storing digital assets, Matrix ID allows every user to create an infinite amount number of crypto account. Every wallet can be assigned to one identity that simplifies cryptocurrency portfolio management as well as adds greater security when storing or exchanging your digital assets.
On the official website of the IMpulse K1 Phone one can find specifications of the new smartphone, as well as a description of three varieties made from gold, aluminum, carbon or titanium. It can be assumed that the price tag of such device is going to be high, but the emphasis on security – both digital and physical – something that is priceless.