Trezor Releases a Firmware Update to Patch a Possible Vulenrability With Segwit Transactions

Trezor Releases a Firmware Update to Patch a Possible Vulenrability With Segwit Transactions

Trezor, the company offering hardware cryptocurrency wallets, announced a firmware update 1.9.1 for Trezor One and 2.3.1 for Trezor Model T devices. The introduction of the upgrades will fix a security vulnerability regarding SegWit transactions discovered three months ago. The Vulnerability In Question As today’s blog post from the company explains, Trezor requires the previous […]

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Bitcoin’s Flash Rally to $10,400 was “Fake”, Short the Cryptocurrency, Warns Renowned Trader Bollinger

Bitcoin’s Flash Rally to $10,400 was “Fake”, Short the Cryptocurrency, Warns Renowned Trader Bollinger

Long time trader John Bollinger has warned that bitcoin’s flash rally to over $10,400 on Monday was fake, adding that losses might be on the way. “This is a Head Fake at the upper Bollinger Band for $btcusd,” tweeted Bollinger, inventor of the Bollinger Bands indicator. A ‘head-fake’ trade happens when an asset price makes […]

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Bitcoin Upgrade, Pu’er on Blockchain, Underground Miners + More News

Bitcoin Upgrade, Pu’er on Blockchain, Underground Miners + More News

Pu’er tea. Source: Adobe/昊 周 Crypto Briefs is your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Bitcoin news Bitcoin Core version 0.20.0 has been released and is now ready for launch. Per the release notes, it includes new features, various bug fixes, […]

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Bitcoin Researchers Trace a 2015 Hack to Coinbase and Poloniex Wallets

Bitcoin Researchers Trace a 2015 Hack to Coinbase and Poloniex Wallets

In 2015, a Reddit user offered a bounty of 50% of a 445 BTC hack from this personal computer back. Sitting idle for nearly 2 years after the attack, the Bitcoins were moved via CoinJoin (a mixer) to probably an exchange. The user who issued the bounty tweeted in 2017, Those BTC were left sitting […]

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Ripple’s Sideways Action Around $0.2 Continues: XRP Updated Price Analysis & Overview

Ripple’s Sideways Action Around $0.2 Continues: XRP Updated Price Analysis & Overview

XRP saw a sharp 4.7% price drop today as it trades at $0.204. The coin has been trapped within a descending triangle pattern for the past month with a support floor at $0.192. Against Bitcoin, XRP continues to trade at the 2-year lows as the buyers battle to defend it from slipping further. Key Support […]

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Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Sensitive Data Breach, Funds are SAFU For Now

Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Sensitive Data Breach, Funds are SAFU For Now

Popular Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck informed that it became a victim of a data breach a few days ago. While the company said that all customer funds are safe, the perpetrators may have gathered users’ personal information and emails. Unauthorized Breach At Coincheck According to the statement from the Japanese platform, “a third party” had […]

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Bitcoin Demand Already Outpacing Supply

Bitcoin Demand Already Outpacing Supply

Meltem Demirors. Source: a video screenshot, Youtube, Bloomberg Technology Bitcoin (BTC) demand is already outpacing supply, sending another bullish sign to the market, according to Meltem Demirors, Chief Strategy Officer at the crypto asset management firm CoinShares. “We’ve seen a tremendous number of inflows into bitcoin over the last two months alone. One interesting fact […]

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Adam Back: Bitcoin Price Could Skyrocket To $300,000 By 2025

Adam Back: Bitcoin Price Could Skyrocket To $300,000 By 2025

Co-Founder and CEO of Blockstream Adam Back believes that Bitcoin could reach $300,000 in five years due to the current economic situation worldwide. In an interview, he also refuted the recent claims that he is the mysterious person behind BTC – Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin To $300,000 By 2025? In his recent interview with Bloomberg, the […]

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BitWin24: The next generation blockchain lottery now rewards investors with staking rewards

BitWin24: The next generation blockchain lottery now rewards investors with staking rewards

[PRESS RELEASE – Please see disclaimer]  Blockchain has introduced new concepts that were unthinkable before its introduction, allowing some industries to reach unexplored depths. Next to the financial sector, which has been nominated as the first industry where the technology found its most notable use cases, the gambling, betting and lottery sectors were quick to […]

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Bitcoin Cash Vietnam-Based Fiat-to-Crypto Trading Support Added to Bvnex Exchange

Bitcoin Cash Vietnam-Based Fiat-to-Crypto Trading Support Added to Bvnex Exchange

This week the trading platform Bvnex Exchange announced the support of bitcoin cash on the Vietnam-based fiat-crypto trading platform. The support gives the Vietnamese market and other regions in Asia, the ability to trade bitcoin cash for VNDT- Vietnam dong. On June 2, 2020, the crypto exchange Bvnex listed bitcoin cash on the cryptocurrency trading […]

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