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Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com is Reportedly Under Government-Sponsored Attack

Bitcoin.com is likely under a government-sponsored cyber attack, according to owner and crypto investor Roger Ver.The 40-year old Tokyo-based entrepreneur stated Monday that he received a Google Suite alert about a potential intrusion. He posted a screenshot, indicating that anonymous government-backed hackers were attempting to compromise one of the Bitcoin.com’s email

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Ethereum (ETH) Founder Vitalik Buterin Denies Attack Vector

Ethereum (ETH)–Co-founder of Ethereum and cryptocurrency figurehead Vitalik Buterin has denied rumors that a proposed feature in the upcoming Constantinople hard fork will allow for an attack vector on the ETH currency. Buterin, speaking in an Ethereum core developer call held on Feb. 15 dismissed allegations and industry chatter that a

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Vitalik Buterin Dismisses Rumors New Constantinople Feature Allows Attack Vector

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin and other core devs have dismissed allegations that a new smart contract creation feature set to be released in the forthcoming Constantinople hard fork will have negative security implications. The discussion was held during a Ethereum core developer call on Feb. 15.The feature in question

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US-Based Tech Company Sheds Light Into Alleged Attack of its Crypto Wallet

Tech Startup Reveals Details Regarding Previous Attacks, Releases Various UpdatesU.S.-based tech company Bitfi witnessed scrutiny following the launch of its hardware wallet and bounty program. After being implicated in a dispute on social media where several hackers and security professionals claimed they hacked the Bitfi wallet, the company has shed

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Crypto Tidbits: Possible Japan Bitcoin ETF, Ripple Achieves Milestone, Ethereum Classic Attack

Although the Bitcoin price stumbled, fundamental developments for the crypto industry’s facets remained strong during the second week of 2019. New York opened a so-called “Blockchain Center,” purportedly funded by Microsoft, Ripple achieved a key milestone, and Bloomberg claims that Japanese regulators may green light a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF)

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‘Crypto Dusting’ Attack Sends Illegally Obtained Bitcoin to Random Cryptocurrency Wallets

Crypto dusting attack, a hack on cryptocurrency wallets is used to distribute laundered money to the wallets of unsuspecting customers, which in turn, affects their reputation and draws the attention of law enforcement, reports DarkReading on January 8, 2019. A New Way of Distributing Laundered Money According to DarkReading, crypto dusting is a

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After the Ethereum Classic 51% Attack, Experts Weigh in on Bitcoin’s Vulnerability

After the Ethereum Classic 51% Attack, Experts Weigh in on Bitcoin’s Vulnerability January 10, 2019 by Akshay Makadiya Following the 51% attack on Ethereum Classic, a popular hard fork of the world’s second biggest cryptocurrency Ethereum, industry commentators are arguing that top-tier cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and Ethereum are susceptible to

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