Category: CryptoCurrencies / Bitcoins / Ethereum

EU and IMF want to regulate BitCoins
30.12.2018

Update: „An entrepreneur and virtual currency investor is suing AT&T for $224 million, claiming the wireless provider was negligent when it failed to prevent thieves from hijacking his mobile account and stealing millions of dollars in cryptocurrencies. Increasingly frequent, high-profile […]

backdoors in hardware – Intel Anti Theft Brick Code
16.12.2018

While „backdoors“ in hardware sound like a good idea… you don’t know how hackers are using it to sabotage infrastructure or extort bitcoins of another country’s companies… see „backdoor in cisco router„. IT IS F**** DANGEROUS! ESPECIALLY if it is […]

27.06.2018

Bitcoin Gold hacked – 18 Million USD stolen https://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Ende-der-Grafikkarten-Aera-8000-ASIC-Miner-fuer-Zcash-Bitcoin-Gold-Co-4091821.html https://www.heise.de/ct/ausgabe/2018-14-Wie-51-Prozent-Angriffe-Bitcoin-Co-bedrohen-4085333.html

How secure are cryptocurrencies?
11.03.2018

Here are 13 cryptocurrency breaches which took place from July 2017 to February 2018: 1: July 4th, 2017: Bithumb hacked and 1.2 billion South Korean Won stolen. 2: July 17th, 2017: CoinDash hacked and $7 million in Ethereum stolen. 3: July 24th, 2017: Veritaseum hacked and $8.4 […]

01.01.2018

It is not (yet) a major fall in price and NiceHash seems to be operational again – a website which offers Bitcoin in exchange for customers‘ computing power so it can mine other cryptocurrencies, confirmed that it had suffered a […]

19.08.2016

update: Bitcoin Gold hacked – 18 Million USD stolen https://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Ende-der-Grafikkarten-Aera-8000-ASIC-Miner-fuer-Zcash-Bitcoin-Gold-Co-4091821.html https://www.heise.de/ct/ausgabe/2018-14-Wie-51-Prozent-Angriffe-Bitcoin-Co-bedrohen-4085333.html like almost all technologies you can use them for good or for evil. right now crypto-currencies as bitcoins are imho mostly associated with the „dark-net“ or became famous on […]