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This Researcher Says Bitcoin’s Elliptic Curve Could Have a Secret Backdoor

One of the world’s top cryptographers believes that Satoshi Nakamoto chose Bitcoin’s (BTC) elliptic curve either for its efficiency or because it may offer a secret backdoor.Elliptic curve is worth $ billionsA Bitcoin public key is created by applying elliptic curve cryptography to the private key. One can easily create

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Huobi Acquires Controlling Share in Investment Company via Backdoor Listing

Chinese cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has reportedly acquired the controlling stock interest in Hong Kong-based Pantronics Holdings Ltd. through a backdoor listing deal, local news outlet JRJ.com reported August 27. A backdoor listing, which is also known as a reverse takeover or reverse Initial Public Offering (IPO), allows a privately held

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