The contributor to Bitcoin.org is worried that these binaries might be targeted: "If an attacker could intercept and secretly modify the files, it could compromise users who unwittingly insta... Read More
It's a huge hack — the second-largest ever successful confirmed attack on a bitcoin exchange. Back in 2014, MtGox, then the largest exchange, collapsed after $460 million in bitcoin was stole... Read More
Multi signature wallets allow users to maintain direct control over their bitcoins while also removing some of the security burden from them. In the event that one of their private keys is lo... Read More
The previously-unknown Shadow Brokers created a number of social-media accounts earlier this month on Reddit, Github, Twitter, and Imgur, before announcing on August 13 its "cyber weapon auct... Read More
Unknown hackers found their way into the Liechtenstein bank's system and obtained customer account information, including that of many Germans — with politicians, actors, and high net worth i... Read More
Bitcoin briefly plunges below $2,100 as upward momentum fades
Bitcoin briefly dropped more than $700 from a record high in less than two days, after a week of intense speculation by traders and investors. The digital currency plunged nearly 12 percent
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Is the Crypto Asset Class Finally Coming Into its Own?
It's no secret that bitcoin, ether and other cryptocurrencies have been on a tear.
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Three reasons why this bitcoin surge is not the same
Bitcoin's exponential surge is different this time around, most digital currency investors and software developers say. To many, the enthusiasm resembles the rush into technology stocks before