Thursday, May 25, 2017

TUESDAY BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  5/16/2017
SAN FRANCISCO — When hackers behind a worldwide ransomware scheme insisted on bitcoin as payment, they showed this high-flying digital ...
We know this, because they're demanding Bitcoin — and Bitcoin transactions are public. We don't know the scammers' names, but we know the ...
Cops have a decent shot at catching run-of-the-mill online scammers — say, the guy selling a car that's just too good to be true on Craigslist.
For the first time, Bitcoin's market capitalization as a percentage of all cryptocurrencies has dropped to below 50%. It is a symbolic turning point for the ...
While the original ransomware has been slowed down, patched variations of the malware -- pointing to the same bitcoin wallets -- have appeared, this ...
Sandeep Goenka, the co-founder of Zebpay, one of India's three leading Bitcoin exchanges, believes that Bitcoin price can reach $3,500 by the end of ...
Bitcoin price has been soaring recently. For many Bitcoin enthusiasts, it would not be a surprise to see a market capitalization of over 200 billions in ...
After the ransomware began infecting users on Friday, they were given 72 hours to pay $300 in bitcoin — chosen by the hackers because the crypto ...
The hackers demanded a $300 bitcoin ransom from each victim within 72 hours, or the data ransom price would rise and the computers would be ...
On April 1st Japan (NYSEARCA:EWJ) enacted a law that accepted Bitcoin (Pending:COIN) has a legal payment method. Since then, Bitcoin trading ...
"None of our priorities really actually delve into bitcoin or the other cryptocurrencies specifically. However, a lot of what we are pushing for does ...
Much of the world has now heard about Bitcoin due to the global WanaCrypt0r 2.0 ransomware, which should continue spreading over the course of ...
The law firm of Berns Weiss LLP has filed a motion on behalf of two Coinbase customers seeking to intervene in an ongoing dispute over an attempt ...
On January 3 2009, three months after publishing Bitcoin: a peer-to-peer electronic cash system, Satoshi Nakamoto, a pseudonym for the research ...
Many good things can be turned to evil uses. While the anonymous electronic currency bitcoin may have found its first support in the broad community ...
A move by Payza to offer new Bitcoin services will take the digital currency a step closer in its disruption of the global remittance sector. It includes ...
We have been keeping a close eye to the pending SEC decision which will deny or approve Bitcoin's ETF for a second time. The price remains ...
Bitcoin prices suffered what analysts largely called a correction today, falling nearly $100 to a low of $1,650, almost 7% below the opening price.
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –– The hackers behind Friday's massive cyber attack asked their victims for $300 worth of bitcoin. That's the ransom they ...
At the time, the US tax agency sought records on Coinbase's bitcoin users in a bid to catch potential tax cheats (the IRS deemed bitcoin and other ...
However, as the world returned to the office on Monday, those payments have been rapidly mounting, based on tracking data for the three Bitcoin ...
The catch, however, is that the ransoms have to be paid not in US currency but in bitcoins, the computer based currency that is not controlled by any ...
The ransomware used in Friday's cyber-attacks encrypts files and demands that victims pay $300 in bitcoin for them to be decrypted, the latest in a ...
The rise in Bitcoin network transaction fees throughout 2017 has already seen multiple businesses adjust their fees or functionality to guard against ...
In a surprising turn of events, the company announced it will enable Bitcoin support shortly. In fact, Payza aims to treat Bitcoin like any other currency ...
Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency created by encryption techniques, is in the news again. Criminal hackers, who on 12 May launched one of the biggest ...
Bitcoin EDINBURGH: Digital currency Bitcoin is being snapped up by UK companies prepared to pay off hackers rather than ignoring demands for ...
RSI is on its way down so bitcoin price might follow suit. Similarly stochastic is on its way down to suggest that a pickup in selling pressure is in order.
So what is Bitcoin, and why do ransomware attackers, hackers, and other malicious users, prefer to receive payments for their 'work' in this digital ...
A project aiming to introduce Bitcoin and Dash payments across the Ukrainian retail sector has gained over $20,000 funding. The as yet unnamed ...
For the first time ever, bitcoin no longer holds more than half the value of all digital currencies as its market share has been dropping like a rock for the ...
MUMBAI: India is not isolated from the rising popularity of bitcoins, which got a boost post-demonetisation. According to industry sources, nearly ...
While many in the banking industry around the world are trying to figure out how to beat Bitcoin, from developing their own private blockchains to ...
The Aureus cryptocurrency operates on Bitcoin's proven blockchain protocol but with superior transaction speeds at lower fees in comparison to the ...
In March, the US Citizenship and Immigration Service published a document which mentioned Bitcoin. The document has nothing to do with the ...
It seems that a group of hackers have gotten a hold of the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie and are now holding it for ransom, to be paid in bitcoin.
Hackers have been targeting users and demanding bitcoins as ransom. Since not all their victims have used bitcoin before, they've been sending their ...
Sir, You report the details of the cyber attack by the ransomware WannaCry that affected people around the globe (“Hackers hold the world to ransom”, ...
“A large amount of bitcoin is actually somewhat difficult to source quickly,” said Alex Sunnarborg, an analyst at bitcoin research company CoinDesk, ...
Bitcoin, which has been on an impossible upward surge, hit yet another all-time high reaching nearly $1,900.00 - valuing Bitcoin at more than a troy ...

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