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Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins

2 weeks ago 7ring 0
While Bitcoin may be the granddaddy of digital coins, it has spawned hundreds of alternatives. Some of them are getting close to contesting Bitcoin, such as Ethereum, and some have real world application and tweaks, like Ripple, Litecoin, and Dash. However, the ICO boom has spread to the ridiculous and the absurd, birthing a host Read More

Bjork’s Latest Album Available Only With Cryptocurrencies, Shows Adoption

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Bjork’s Latest Album Available Only With Cryptocurrencies, Shows Adoption
Known for embracing all things edgy, musician Bjork has announced that her latest album, Utopia, will be available for purchase only through cryptocurrencies. The artist will accept Bitcoin, Litecoin, DASH, and AudioCoin. Interestingly, the album cannot be purchased using normal fiat currencies. The move by the musician may seem like a marketing strategy of sorts Read More

How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan

2 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan
Russian based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs has warned owners of cryptocurrencies that their coins are not safe even in private wallets. A new trojan called CryptoShuffler is stealing coins right from under the noses of users by replacing wallet addresses on a user’s clipboard as they copy and paste wallet data for transfers. No wallet Read More

Cryptoshuffler Proves Bitcoin Owners Susceptible to Malware, Steals $150,000

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Cryptoshuffler Proves Bitcoin Owners Susceptible to Malware, Steals $150,000
With the price of cryptocurrencies shooting up, the incidence of sophisticated malware and trojans has increased. The latest trojan, Cryptoshuffler, has managed to steal Bitcoins worth $150,000 so far. Simple modus operandi The modus operandi of CryptoShuffler is very simple – It strikes when a user copies a Bitcoin address onto the clipboard, presumably to Read More