A June 11 report by network and enterprise security company Palo Alto Networks has found that around 5 percent of all Monero (XMR) in circulation was mined maliciously. According to the research, the mining has been done via cryptojacking, the practice of using other users’ computers’ processing power to mine...
About $20 mln worth of Ethereum have reportedly been stolen by a group of hackers, exploiting misconfigured Ethereum clients, according to a Bleeping Computer article published June 11. The hackers were able access applications using the Ethereum software which configured their interface to expose a Remote Procedure Call (RPC). The...
Tether (USDT) has once again become the source of criticism after a new study blamed it for Bitcoin price manipulation in 2017, The New York Times reports Wednesday, June 13. A paper released June 13 by John M. Griffin and Amin Shams of the University of Texas suggests that transaction...
Coinbase has just announced that they will be finally launching their index fund, which will be composed of all crypto assets on Coinbase’s exchange services.
Wells Fargo has announced that it will begin to block all cryptocurrency purchases on credit cards under the Wells Fargo name.
American cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced June 11 that they will support Ethereum Classic (ETC) on their platform, after which the price jumped over 25 percent. We are pleased to announce our intention to add support for Ethereum Classic (ETC) on Coinbase in the coming months.https://t.co/bUG4iLUr2J — Coinbase (@coinbase) June 12, 2018 At...
Despite the market downturn, with Bitcoin and other altcoins dropping 15% in the past 48 hours, Coinbase has decided to make an unexpected announcement, quickly pushing up the price of Ethereum Classic. 
Software company BitTorrent Inc. has reportedly been sold to blockchain entrepreneur and developer of the TRON platform, Justin Sun, Variety reported June 11. The acquisition ostensibly closed last week, with BitTorrent management informing staff about the deal. According to a source aware of the transaction, the company’s employees have been...
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Bitcoin price plunge over the weekend is generally being linked to another cryptocurrency exchange hack in South Korea. This time it was a smaller exchange called Coinrail that was breached by blackhats who made off with over $40 million in altcoins which may have caused the massive sell-off on...