Curv’s MPC-based wallet service is designed to serve a broad range of institutional participants in the digital asset ecosystem, including exchanges, asset managers, custodians, and other fintech companies. In this post, we’ll dive into exchanges, first discussing how they currently manage private key security, then how their security model evolves after they’ve integrated Curv’s technology.

The Status Quo

Exchanges are prime targets for theft since they manage some of the largest centralized pools of digital assets in the world. …

Private keys are frequently a single point of failure in the world of digital assets. First-generation security solutions feature a range of designs to address this issue, and while some schemes are better than others, nearly all of them force a painful tradeoff between security and speed of asset availability. At Curv, we’re confident the future will look very different — institutions managing digital assets will enjoy the best of both worlds. …

Brian Foster

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