Hackers are stealing bitcoin through the large-scale use of malicious relays on the Tor network according to a newly published research report on the subject. The researcher dubbed “nusenu” said he warned people about the growing problem in December 2019 but instead of improving Tor exit relay activity “things have become even worse,” he stressed.
Today Bitcoin (BTC) price rebounded from its recent low at $11,125 on Aug 11 to $11,617. This suggests traders are turning optimistic as key data show a significant amount of liquidity for BTC until $12,000. Cryptocurrency daily market performance snapshot. Source: Coin360 As BTC price rallied, many major altcoins surged in tandem. Chainlink (LINK), which
The dollar’s recent weakness and the decline has economists calling for the death knell. Amidst the discussion surrounding dethroning the asset, other competing currencies, and even gold are being pointed to as alternatives suitable as the next global reserve currency. However, according to one ETF manager CEO, Bitcoin has also cemented itself as a viable
Russia is reportedly developing a system using artificial intelligence to track and analyze transactions involving cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, dash, and monero. The system prototype has already been created and is currently being tested. This news followed the signing of crypto regulation into law by President Vladimir Putin. Russian Crypto Monitoring System The Russian government
MicroStrategy has adopted Bitcoin (BTC) as its reserve currency — and stunned commentators by purchasing over 21,000 BTC on Aug. 11. The world’s largest publicly-traded business intelligence company has swapped fiat for Bitcoin as its treasury reserve asset, but the reasons behind it suggest that more big businesses will have no choice but to do
After peaking at $12,000 this weekend, Bitcoin dove off a cliff, plunging to $11,300 as of this article’s writing. The cryptocurrency followed the price of gold lower, which is down around 7% in the past 24 hours. Bitcoin is still holding above the pivotal $10,500 level but analysts say that the asset is in a
ATLANTA, GA – August 10, 2020 – Ternio’s ERC-20 payment token TERN, has been listed by global cryptocurrency exchange, Bibox. This news comes two months after Ternio’s announcement that they would be burning ten percent of the TERN supply, previously hosted on the Stellar Network, and making it available as an ERC-20 asset. Since the
Bitcoin price is on fire again, after spending three full months trading sideways. After busting through resistance at $10,000 and out of its downtrend, the asset quickly rocketed to over $12,000. Still, one economist says that this is just the “super early days” of Bitcoin’s next uptrend. And the monthly crypto chart shows that this
The price of Bitcoin (BTC) rejected the $12,000 resistance level for the second time in the past 10 days. Traders are generally optimistic about the short-term trend of BTC, following its extended consolidation below a critical resistance level. When an asset stays relatively stable near a major resistance area, it typically suggests a bullish continuation
Peru, India, Indonesia, and Nigeria are among the countries with the biggest increase in crypto wallet creation based on data from Blockchain.com, which has over 52 million wallets created by users worldwide. Nigeria has been the most trending country in recent months, with a 60% increase since April. Trending Countries in Crypto Space Blockchain.com revealed
Bitcoin bounced back sharply after testing the $11,500 support zone against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to accelerate higher above $12,000 as long as it is above the 100 hourly SMA. Bitcoin is trading well above the $11,800 and $11,500 support levels. The price is facing a couple of hurdles near the $12,000 and
The cost of sending a transaction over the Bitcoin network rose sharply over the past month, as the price of the top cryptocurrency climbed higher. According to latest data from Bitinfocharts, the average bitcoin (BTC) transaction fee soared by as much as 547% in the month to August 6, rising from just $1 to $6.47.
A new cryptocurrency scam in India is targeting wealthy individuals using a fake mobile app. According to India TV News, cybercriminals are targeting high income individuals across India. Victims receive messages through social media groups asking them to sell and buy Bitcoin through a mobile app. This app, which supposedly acts as a crypto exchange,
With Bitcoin pumping, major altcoins flying, and new all-time highs being set, the crypto market fear and greed index is tapping highs not seen in over a year. In fact, the metric has achieved the second-highest reading in the index’s history. What does soaring crypto market greed potentially reveal about where the current uptrend stands?
Four billion dollars. This is the total amount of funds locked in “Defi”, growing from just one billion USD in 6 weeks. “Defi” has had a tortuous path ever since its inception, but now the concept of “Defi” is gaining more attention. So, what exactly is “Defi”? Is it just another blockchain hype, or could
Bitcoin is gaining momentum and it recently crossed $12,000 against the US Dollar. BTC is showing positive signs and it is likely to continue higher towards $12,400. Bitcoin is trading in a nice uptrend above the $11,800 and $12,000 levels. The price traded to a new monthly high at $12,084 and it is currently well
Bitcoin (BTC) greets another week with a push to $12,000 and its highest weekly close since after it hit $20,000 — will it return? Cointelegraph takes a look at five things that stand to impact BTC price performance in the coming five days. BTC: A two-and-half-year record weekly close Bitcoin hitting $12,000 again early Monday
During the first week of July, news.Bitcoin.com reported on the growing sales of non-fungible token artwork being sold on marketplaces like Opensea, Nifty Gateway, and Makerplace. Just recently, the NFT market Nifty Gateway broke records selling a piece of digital artwork created by the artist Trevor Jones for $55,555. Non-fungible tokens (NFT) and digital artwork
Binance, BitMEX, and Coinbase are just a small sample of the major players in the Bitcoin market all fighting for a piece of the pie. BitMEX has long enjoyed dominance over the rest of the market, but new data shows that Binance is striking distance from overtaking BitMEX and becoming the top liquidity provider for
China’s dominance in Bitcoin mining may not last as more mining chips are produced and other countries offer cheap power sources, said cypherpunk Jameson Lopp in a blog post. Lopp noted China has a virtual monopoly on Bitcoin mining mainly because most of the facilities that manufacture of mining chips are in Asia and its