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GK8 is a blockchain cybersecurity company that offers financial institutions an end-to-end platform for managing blockchain-based assets on their own, helping them execute their blockchain strategy. GK8 developed the world’s first true air-gapped vault that enables to create, sign, and send secure blockchain transactions with no internet connectivity, hence eliminating all potential cyber attack vectors. The company’s military-grade solution is based on 7 pending USPTO cryptography patents.
Formed just two years ago, GK8 is already serving global financial institutions that manage over $1B in digital assets. Our customers include eToro (social trading platform and crypto exchange), Prosegur (top-5 global custody bank) and INX (Publicly traded Crypto exchange) – to name a few.
The company was founded by Israeli cyber intelligence veterans who previously protected the nation’s strategic assets, and is backed by industry leaders, including Marius Nacht - founder and former Chairman of cybersecurity giant Checkpoint.
Headquartered in Israel, and founded in June 2018.
Tags: Banking, Blockchain, Security