Category Archives: Monero

Xapo president claims that 90% of cryptocurrencies will disappear

Ted Rogers, the president of Xapo – a Hong Kong-based company dealing with Bitcoin wallets – has claimed that a shocking portion of the cryptocurrencies currently listed will be wiped out. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms. Rogers believes that 90% of the tokens currently listed on CoinMarketCap are facing “extinction” if they are not

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Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals

Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals Тhe profitability of cryptocurrency mining is decreasing on the backdrop of this year’s persistently bearish markets but Coinhive seems to be doing pretty well. The browser-based miner has earned a quarter million dollars worth of monero in just one month, according to a new… The post Coinhive Mints Quarter

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Report: Cryptojacking Coincides with Crypto Popularity, Monero the Choice Currency

As cryptocurrency popularity boomed towards the end of 2017, other, more illicit, things came about as a result of the crypto boom. In 2018, one of the most prevalent and popular forms of malware attacks is cryptojacking, where malicious actors utilize the CPU power of unsuspecting computers to mine cryptocurrencies. Cryptojacking Becomes Increasingly Prevalent in 2018 According to a report by

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Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals

Тhe profitability of cryptocurrency mining is decreasing on the backdrop of this year’s persistently bearish markets but Coinhive seems to be doing pretty well. The browser-based miner has earned a quarter million dollars worth of monero in just one month, according to a new study conducted by German researchers.    Also read: New Player to Offer Next Generation ASIC Chips

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Is Monero holding strong through the bear market? A retrospective

While 2018 has brutalized several pre-eminent cryptocurrencies, Monero has been fortunate to grace headlines in a variety of ways; whether for the fact that – for better or worse – cryptojacking software has reportedly mined some $175 million USD worth of XMR, or the launch of Tari – a merge-mined sidechain for digital assets. At the start of the year,

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Coinhive cryptojacking generates around $250,000 each month

A report stemming from the RWTH Aachen University in Germany reveals that despite a dramatic fall of interest in cryptocurrency mining, the Coinhive JavaScript-based miner is still highly active, generating around $250,000 worth of digital Monero coins each month, depending on the current value. Coinhive also contributes 1.18 percent of the total mining power behind the Monero blockchain. Coinhive’s seemingly evil nature stems

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Cryptojacking is still “a bit of a black box” for 71% of CISOs

According to the recent Cyber Threatscape report from Accenture Security iDefense, cybercriminals have increased their use of cryptocurrency miner malware and this trend is anticipated to continue in 2019 with a shift to malware mining altcoins, most notably, Monero. But the most disturbing conclusion is that 71% of the survey respondents, mainly Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) are still stating

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Nations Should Embrace Privacy Coins Like Monero and ZCash, According to Weiss Ratings

Privacy-focused coins such as Dash, Monero, and ZCash are controversial as they can anonymize criminals online. However, privacy is important as many people live under the auspices of corrupt governments where such technology represents a beacon of hope. Governments should fear privacy coins as a form of money. The degree of anonymity is startling. Governments should also warm to the

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Bitcoin Is a Safe-Haven Asset That Will Improve Finance, New Research Suggests

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will dramatically increase the effectiveness of the financial industry. Bitcoin is an efficient alternative in countries with unstable economies, according to a study recently published by Infiniti Research. Cryptocurrencies Impact the Financial Industry The rate at which research reports about Bitcoin 00 and other cryptocurrencies are being published is increasing. The latest piece of research comes from

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Monero [XMR] launches Monerujo v1.6.3: ‘Nano S’ update!

On 8th August, Monerujo on their official Twitter handle announced that Ledger Nano S wallet can be used with the latest Monerujo v1.6.3. Tweet by Monerujo | Source: Twitter Monerujo is the first open source mobile application capable of managing and using Monero [XMR] wallets. Being a light wallet, it makes use of remote nodes that synchronize with a blockchain

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