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A new malicious extension in Chrome for mining of cryptocurrencies

A new malicious extension in Chrome for mining of cryptocurrencies

The researchers were able to detect the malicious extensions in Chrome that can be used for covert mining of cryptocurrencies. With the recent increase in the number of traders and investors in the field of digital assets, many hackers and other cyber criminals is aimed at users of the cryptocurrency. A large part of cryptocurrency… More

Cryptocurrency wallet Ledger now supports Monero

Cryptocurrency wallet Ledger now supports Monero

Lead developer Aldona Monero (XMR) Ricardo Sanji said that cryptocurrency wallet Ledger will soon begin to support Monero. It’s happening (if you’re running the dev kit) pic.twitter.com/DuXDoleu27— Riccardo Spagni (@fluffypony) March 30, 2018 During an interview for one of the episodes of the podcast Doug Polk on April 9, Sanji said that the integration of… More

Monero has become invulnerable to ASIC-s

Monero has become invulnerable to ASIC-s

As reported by a leading developer of Monero Ricardo Sanji in a post on Github from 24 March, the developers of this Aldona has released a small update that effectively preclude the use of the new X3 Antminer Bitmain announced by the company earlier this month and is intended for mining Monero and other altcoins,… More

Edward Snowden about bitcoin: we need better options

Edward Snowden about bitcoin: we need better options

Edward Snowden expressed concern about the long-term prospects of bitcoin in an interview on 22 March, stating that the publicity of the bitcoin blockchain made it susceptible to abuse. Speaking (remotely) at the conference Blockstack Berlin 2018, Snowden said that the bitcoin blockchain is public so that it harms bitcoin as number one. A large… More

The Ukrainian weather center mines cryptocurrencies on the official website

The Ukrainian weather center mines cryptocurrencies on the official website

Hidden mining using the service CoinHive has become so widespread that it to public sites. A JavaScript miner that you can install in the site code, to obtain cryptocurrency unbeknownst to the visitors, was discovered on the website of the Ukrainian hydrometeorological center. It is noteworthy that its existence does not in any way hidden,… More

Hardwork MoneroV postponed to 30 April

Hardwork MoneroV postponed to 30 April

Due to the large demand from users and trading platforms, the team MoneroV decided that the date of the snapshot network will be deferred until the unit 1564965, which should be open around April 30. Many users find it hard to keep XMR locally using Monero GUI due to the large size of this blockchain…. More