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NiceHash to Smaller Cryptocurrency Miners : If You Can't Beat 51% Attackers Who Lease Our Hash Power, Join Them

‣Reddit user says a single wallet on NiceHash controls 51%+ of the hashrate of Dash ‣NiceHash responds: Lease more hash power from us to shore up against a 51% attack ‣You could also shore up with used ASIC miners for a bargain discount these days ‣NiceHash could make it impossible for hashrate buyers to coordinate an attack ‣Or, you could be the next one to join the bank run on your small alt...

Dash Cryptocurrency: Single Wallet Owner Possesses 51% of Hashrate

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The NicheHash crypto mining marketplace contains the majority of the hashpower on the Dash network. A concerned Reddit user raised the alarm today. Single Miner Mining More Than 50% of All Dash Blocks Dash has a total of almost 1,900 Terrhashes per second at time of writing. Meanwhile, NiceHash is responsible for more than 1,000 TH/s across over 25,000 miners. Over $2.2 Million Earned by Single...

Hacked Mining Firm NiceHash Has Paid Back 60 Percent of Stolen Bitcoin

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Slovenian bitcoin mining marketplace NiceHash has announced that it has successfully reimbursed 60 percent of all funds stolen in last December's hack, which saw 4,700 BTC worth approximately $65 million stolen from the firm. Seventh Reimbursement The news was announced in a post on its Twitter account, where it was revealed that the seventh reimbursement of its repayment program was completed on...

NiceHash CEO Resigns in Aftermath of $65 Million Hack

Last month, as CCN reported, Slovenia-based cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash was successfully breached, resulting in the theft of roughly 4,700 bitcoins, worth about $65 million. At the time users noticed the marketplace’s website had gone offline for an abnormally large period of time before the company revealed what had happened. Later on, the company’s website came back, and in a...

Bitcoin Mining Marketplace NiceHash Back Online, Promises Users Money Back

Earlier this month, as CCN reported, Slovenia-based bitcoin mining marketplace NiceHash was successfully breached, resulting in the loss of about 4,700 Bitcoin, at the time worth $62 million. Its users noticed that the marketplace’s website had gone offline for an abnormally large period of time, before the company finally revealed it had been compromised. At the time, through a Facebook...

Bitcoin Mining Marketplace NiceHash Hacked: $62 Million Stolen?

A hacker successfully breached cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash, resulting in the theft of up to $62 million worth of bitcoins. The NiceHash website had gone offline earlier in the day, which the company had chalked up to maintenance. However, the team revealed the true nature of the outage through an announcement posted on the service’s social media channels, confirming users’ worst...