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North Korea Tried Crypto Mining, KDB Report Confirms
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North Korea Tried Crypto Mining, KDB Report Confirms

Vladimir Ciobica - August 29, 2018

According to a research unit of South Korea’s state-backed Korea Development Bank (KDB), North Korea tried to mine cryptocurrency last year between May and July. According to…

Nvidia Pulls Out of Crypto Mining Due to Low Profits
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Nvidia Pulls Out of Crypto Mining Due to Low Profits

Vladimir Ciobica - August 22, 2018

Even though cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are becoming more popular with each passing day, the world of crypto is not without its problems like the current bear…

Norwegian Bitcoin Mining Firm Gets a Bomb Threat
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Norwegian Bitcoin Mining Firm Gets a Bomb Threat

Adriana Midrigan - August 17, 2018

It is known that cryptocurrencies have conducted to cryptojacking, money laundering, scam, and other related attacks. This time, a Bitcoin mining farm in Norway received a bomb…

Genesis Mining is Forcing Clients to Choose Between Two Options
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Genesis Mining is Forcing Clients to Choose Between Two Options

Adriana Midrigan - August 17, 2018

The “largest cloud mining company on [the Bitcoin] market”, Genesis Mining, offers investors two options: either they upgrade to a premium subscription or conclude contracts, as reported…

This Cryptojacking Campaign Infected Over 200.00 Mikrotik Routers
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This Cryptojacking Campaign Infected Over 200.00 Mikrotik Routers

Adriana Midrigan - August 7, 2018

A cryptojacking infected more than 200.00 Mikrotik routers which failed to solve the vulnerability issue of the system four months after security error for MikroTik routers was…

Bitmain to Establish a Data Center in Texas
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Bitmain to Establish a Data Center in Texas

Adriana Midrigan - August 6, 2018

Chinese famous Bitcoin (BTC) mining company Bitmain is moving to Rockdale, Texas and expects to start operations early next year. Beijing-based mining company Bitmain announced on Monday…

This New Type of Mining Malware Threatens Users
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This New Type of Mining Malware Threatens Users

Adriana Midrigan - August 3, 2018

A new type of cryptocurrency mining malware was identified at the beginning of this week dubbed ZombieBoy. Hackers are trying new solutions to illegally mine cryptocurrencies. Security researcher James…

Iran Supposedly Aims to Legalize Cryptocurrencies
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Iran Supposedly Aims to Legalize Cryptocurrencies

Vladimir Ciobica - August 2, 2018

According to Fars News, Iran plans to legalize cryptocurrencies, as its Parliament has allegedly set up a crypto-related working group. This decision comes after the country has…

Crypto Encounter of the Turd Kind
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Crypto Encounter of the Turd Kind

Anca Faget - July 30, 2018

While not one of the most fabulous of developments, it seems that the world of cryptocurrency just had a close encounter of the turd kind with a…

A Texas-Based Company Has a Solution for Intensive Heating of Mining Equipment
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A Texas-Based Company Has a Solution for Intensive Heating of Mining Equipment

Adriana Midrigan - July 30, 2018

The mining activity means a high volume of electricity consumption and an excessive heating of equipment. To avoid these issues, many miners have moved to cold countries…