MongoDB ransomware attacks demanding Bitcoin

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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

4 months 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

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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