Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Mischief-Maker Promises to Livestream a 51% Altcoin Attack

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Bittrex to Delist Bitcoin Gold Over 51% Attack

Over the last nine months, news.Bitcoin.com has reported on the many misfortunes the project Bitcoin Gold (BTG) has experienced. The forked protocol has been mired with issues and controversy...

Blockchain Technology Will Be ‘Obsolete,’ Says Prominent Geopolitical Forecaster

George Friedman, a well-respected Hungarian-born U.S. geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs, believes blockchain technology will eventually become “obsolete” — and he may be right.‘It’ll be Obsolete’Geopolitical forecaster George...

Bitcoin Gold Plans Hard Fork to Prevent Further 51% Attacks

The Bitcoin Gold (BTG) team plans a hard fork as a solution to two pressing issues: the prevention of future 51% attacks and the threat of ASIC miners flooding its...

ZenCash Target of 51% Attack; Loses More than $500k in Double Spend Transactions

The ZenCash network was attacked earlier today via a 51% attack. The attacker managed to reorganize the blockchain multiple times, successfully double spending two transactions.Over $550,000 Double SpentZenCash is...

You Can Now 51% Attack a Coin for as Little as $500

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Strike Three? Verge Suffers Third Suspected 51 Percent Attack

Verge (XVG), the privacy-focused cryptocurrency is the news once again as unconfirmed reports suggest that it has fallen victim to another 51 percent attack. If proven to be true,...

Hack Bytecoin for $557: New Findings Reveal Cost Of 51% Attacks

A new resource claims to have calculated “accurate” costs for launching a 51% attack against some of the largest cryptocurrencies.Hack Bytecoin for $55751Crypto, which includes in its listings Bitcoin,...

Verge (XVG) Hacked Again, 35 Million XVG Tokens Reportedly Generated by Hacker

It appears Verge has suffered another hack, barely one month after the previous attack. According to reports filtering in on online crypto forums, the attackers seem to be using...

A 51% Attack on Bitcoin Means Mutually Assured Destruction

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