Tag: 51% attack

Do Ethical 51% Attacks Help or Hurt Cryptocurrency?

Do Ethical 51% Attacks Help or Hurt Cryptocurrency?

A person who calls himself Geocold attacked Bitcoin Private the other day with a 51% attack to demonstrate how easy it was. Do you think these kind of attacks help cryptocurrency? Referenced: Hacker Livestreams 51% Attack on Bitcoin Private – https://news.bitcoin.com/hacker-livestreams-51-attack-on-bitcoin-private/ Crypto 51% Comparison Table – https://www.crypto51.app/ Bitcoin Private on Twitter – https://twitter.com/bitcoinprivate Be sure…

Is the NiceHash Marketplace Bad for Cryptocurrency?

Is the NiceHash Marketplace Bad for Cryptocurrency?

A lot of cryptocurrency teams have criticised NiceHash recently. Is this criticism justified? I look at the dark side of the NiceHash marketplace and how it affects coins. For a better understanding of how NiceHash works, check out my tutorial at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HXmlaUYkMs NiceHash – https://www.kevinmuldoon.com/go/nicehash Reddit Article: https://old.reddit.com/r/gpumining/comments/95fdzu/how_do_you_feel_about_the_multiple_coins_who_have/ Be sure to leave a comment below…

Bitcoin News | Joby Weeks Lost $700,000 & BCH Fan Steals A TANK! w/ Roger Ver

Bitcoin News | Joby Weeks Lost $700,000 & BCH Fan Steals A TANK! w/ Roger Ver

All the latest Bitcoin news, presented this week by Roger Ver, ceo of bitcoin.com and Joby Weeks of BitClub. If you want weekly updates on all the latest bitcoin cash news, developments and announcements make sure you are subscribed. — Show notes: ► https://coinfundr.co – Crowd funding done right using bitcoin cash ►http://lighthouse.cash/ – Another…

Crypto Weekly (6/10/18) – EOS (kinda) launches, $40M exchange hack and 51% attacks on the rise!

Crypto Weekly (6/10/18) – EOS (kinda) launches, $40M exchange hack and 51% attacks on the rise!

Let’s talk about the last week in crypto! ** Note: Any opinions in this video to not represent investment or financial advice. Mention of specific projects does not imply endorsement. Always seek advice from a certified financial advisor. ** ### Find the video helpful? ### Support my work and get access to exclusive perks on…

Daily: IOTA becomes Skynet??? (Qubic upgrade) / Zencash hit by 51% Attack / Bittrex to support Fiat

Daily: IOTA becomes Skynet??? (Qubic upgrade) / Zencash hit by 51% Attack / Bittrex to support Fiat

Zencash gets hit by a 51% attack where hackers attempted to reorganize transactions and potentially scam exchanges. IOTA gets the Qubic upgrade – adding smart contracts and decentralized computation to IOTA’s arsenal. Bittrex will potentially add support for fiat transactions. 0:52 Market Recap 1:40 IOTA gains Qubic – Smart Contracts + Computation 3:00 EOS Mainnet…

$18 Million Attack Has Hit Bitcoin Gold: Are We All Vulnerable?

$18 Million Attack Has Hit Bitcoin Gold: Are We All Vulnerable?

A dubious blockchain fork, Bitcoin Gold, came under attack recently as a powerful miner reversed their confirmed transaction. How did this happen, and what does this mean for other minority cryptocurrency chains such as Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum Classic? — This episode is sponsored by Americas Cardroom, the most trusted online poker site. Fund your…