Gaffan and Lee agree that, in addition to extortion, market manipulation is likely a motive with the recent DDoS attacks too. “It’s about trying to influence the market,” Gaffan says. “We see ... Read More
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The other measure that MtGox took, however, was quite laudable, and undoubtedly had a positive effect on maintaining confidence. MtGox CEO Mark Karpeles opened thread on Reddit saying “We are MtGox.... Read More
Carder is certain that these were just tests, and we are going to see a rise in attacks on fundamental protocols of Internet communications. The security expert said: There has been a lot of... Read More
DDoS attack on our server #btce Early on Thursday morning, about 5:30 AM Eastern Standard Time to be exact, the Bitcoin exchange BTC-e is reporting that they are under DDoS attack and their site... Read More
“The block number for the testnet “Morden” was scheduled at block 1885000… Also, any transactions a user makes will still be susceptible to replay attacks. The post says: The post says that... Read More
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In the span of a few hours, it became Crypto Twitter vs U.S. Representative Brad Sherman.
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The company – which manufac
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