Monero Faces More Bleeding amid Heavy Resistance

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As of this writing, Monero is down by over 38 percent from its 2019 high of $74.161. Over the last few days, the privacy coin has been showing signs of life after bouncing due to oversold readings. However, we believe that the cryptocurrency may have one more leg down before it resumes its uptrend. We … Read more

Vitalik Buterin Eyes Research on Privacy Coin Monero’s Traceability

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By CCN.com: Vitalik Buterin has expressed an interest in incorporating privacy features into Ethereum. He is partial to the ZK-SNARKS technology that is used in privacy coin Zcash. Nonetheless, his senses appear to be particularly keen about any developments surrounding privacy protocols. This became clear when a research paper was published entitled: “FloodXMR: Low-cost transaction flooding … Read more

Millionaire Missing Since October 31st, Husband Found Threat Note Demanding 9 Million Euros in Monero

Norwegian Anne-Elisabeth Falkevik Hagen (68) has been missing since October 31st last year according to the Norwegian Police. Her husband, Tom Hagen, is Norway’s 172 richest person according to Kapital. Serious threats have been made by what appears to be the kidnappers, which is why the police has kept a low profile since they started … Read more

Hackers Cryptojack Tesla’s Cloud to Mine Monero

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According to RedLock, a boutique tech security consultancy, crypto-jacking is set to become one of the biggest security concerns for enterprise computing worldwide. RedLock’s latest research noted a changing security context; one that underpins a changing landscape from data theft to computational power theft. Tesla, a RedLock client, was reportedly a victim of a serious crypto-jacking … Read more

Pirate Bay Resumes Mining Monero Using Visitor CPU Power

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Torrent index The Pirate Bay has once again added monero mining scripts to its website, forcing unwitting users to donate their CPU power to generate revenue for the site. Pirate Bay Forces Visitors to Mine Monero As reported by the technical support website Bleeping Computer, The Pirate Bay has begun using Coinhive, a JavaScript library … Read more