MongoDB ransomware attacks demanding Bitcoin

2 days ago Crypto News Comments Off on MongoDB ransomware attacks demanding Bitcoin
Hundreds of MySQL databases were hit in ransomware attacks, that were delineate as “an evolution of the MongoDB ransomware attacks;” in Jan, there have been tens of thousands of MongoDB installs erased and replaced with ransom demands. within the new attacks, targeted MySQL databases are erased and replaced with a ransom demand for 0.2 bitcoin, Read More

Thoughts About ETC from Charles Hoskinson

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Charles Hoskinson talks about Ethereum Classic and addresses three points to the Ethereum Classic Community. There are three that I’d like to discuss. First, the ECIP 1017 monetary policy proposal. Second, IOHK’s treasury proposal and future roadmaps. Third, a broader point on community management and governance. With respect to ECIP 1017, I think Snaproll has Read More

CloudBleed and Your Bitcoin Accounts

3 days ago Crypto News Comments Off on CloudBleed and Your Bitcoin Accounts
Huge security disasters like Cloudbleed are never fun. However, as a lot of info regarding the new reported  vulnerability becomes accessible, we will perceive how dangerous bugs stand to screw up the web. Luckily, within the case of Cloudbleed, it’s not as dangerous because it might have been. however it’s not pleasent, either.   Cloudbleed, Read More

Ethereum Classic Boom or Gloom

7 days ago Crypto News Comments Off on Ethereum Classic Boom or Gloom
Ethereum Classic was created on July 20 2016. It came into existence due to the massive DAO bug, which resulted the Ethereum Foundation implementing a soft fix that ultimately failed. The Ethereum Foundation then pushed for a Hard Fork on the Ethereum Blockchain Block 1920000. To the surprise of the Foundation; especially since it had Read More

Fiverr No longer Accepting Bitcoins

1 month ago Crypto News Comments Off on Fiverr No longer Accepting Bitcoins
Fiverr No longer Accepting Bitcoins We recently heard fiverr has stopped accepting bitcoin as a form of payment. Fiverr is one of the top global freelance services marketplace. The site offered “gigs” that were created by other users and vendors. The gigs were extensive, from seo to music production. Fiverr used to support Bitcoin and Read More

Bitcoin Going Up or Down?

1 month ago Crypto News Comments Off on Bitcoin Going Up or Down?
The price of Bitcoin has recently reached near all time highs. The elephant in the room now is if the price of bitcoin will continue to go up, or will it start heading back down? The price of bitcoin dropped down to $735 from over $1150 within a couple weeks. The price since rebounded to Read More

Could Bitcoin have Saved United Kingdom Citizens $1.5 Trillion

3 months ago Crypto News Comments Off on Could Bitcoin have Saved United Kingdom Citizens $1.5 Trillion
Amid the unfortunate Brexit and fast devaluation of Brits pound, researchers discovered that a secure asset like bitcoin might have saved United Kingdom households US$1.5 trillion in total. Credit suisse, a multi-billion Pound Swiss monetary company and banking organization, recently discovered in an interview with CNN money that United Kingdom home wealth has declined by $1.5 Read More

Morgan Stanley May Be Leaving Blockchain Consortium

3 months ago Crypto News Comments Off on Morgan Stanley May Be Leaving Blockchain Consortium
Morgan Stanley may be the newest bank to affix the ranks with Goldman Sachs and Banco Santander to depart the R3 blockchain pool, a report has disclosed. According to the Wall Street Journal, Morgan Stanley doesn’t have interest on continuing its membership with R3, nor will it will invest within the New York-based blockchain startup’s Read More

Did Known Cryptographer Bruce Schneier Predict Massive DDOS Attack on DNS

4 months ago Crypto News Comments Off on Did Known Cryptographer Bruce Schneier Predict Massive DDOS Attack on DNS
  A number of well-liked websites as well as the likes of Twitter and Reddit were taken down nowadays when a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks targeted DNS service Dyn. Put a marker down on nowadays. it’s one to be remembered. massive DDoS attacks have unrelentingly targeted major DNS host Dyn, resulting Read More