Tag Archives: Ethereum News

PSA: If You Mine Ethereum, You’re a Target for Crypto Hackers

Advertisement Hackers have devised a new way to steal your cryptocurrencies. This time, they are running a massive scanning campaign to pick out Ethereum wallets and miners with a specific vulnerability. Per reports on ZDNet, crypto hackers are targeting Etherum wallet and mining equipment going through devices with an exposed port 8545, the standard port for the JSON-RPC… Read More »

Germany’s 2nd Largest Stock Exchange to Launch a Crypto Exchange by Q2 2019

ADVERTISEMENT Germany’s Boerse Stuttgart Group, in collaboration with solarisBank, is developing the system for a crypto trading platform that is set to launch in the first half of 2019. According to the announcement by Boerse Stuttgurt Group, solarisBank will provide the exchange with the necessary banking services. Alexander Höptner, CEO of Boerse Stuttgart GmbH, had this to say… Read More »

HTC Exodus 1 Blockchain Smartphone Will Ship with Brave Browser

Advertisement The Exodus 1 is HTC’s cryptocurrency and blockchain oriented phone. It’s designed as a native blockchain mobile and to work securely with cryptocurrency and decentralized applications (dApps). Revealed in a recent tweet by co-founder Brendan Eich, who also developed the Firefox Mozilla browser, Brave will be HTC’s default browser. We are very happy to have @Brave as… Read More »

Bitcoin Price to Likely Avoid Drop Below $3k as Crypto Loses $14 Billion in 1 Week

Advertisement Over the past 48 hours, the Bitcoin price has stabilized at around $3,400 after dropping to a new yearly low at $3,210 on December 7. On a weekly basis, Bitcoin (BTC) is up six percent from $3,210 to $3,400 but the cryptocurrency market has lost $14 billion of its valuation against the U.S. dollar mostly due to… Read More »

Ethereum (ETH) Futures Rumors Mount, As CBOE’s Bitcoin Foray Turns One

CBOE’s Bitcoin Foray Turns One As noted by Tom Hearden, a senior trader at Skylands Capital, subsequently relayed through MarketWatch, one year and one day ago, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE Global Markets) made history, becoming one of the first financial institutions to launch a fully-fledged Bitcoin (BTC) product. Now that crypto is in the midst of… Read More »

7 Major Exchanges Join Forces to Enhance the Cryto Ecosystem in South Korea

South Korea took another giant step forward in regulating cryptocurrencies as seven major exchanges have joined forces to enhance the cryptocurrency ecosystem in the country. According to local media, representatives of the seven major exchanges met at a parliamentary policy debate on cryptocurrencies that was held this past Monday. The representatives signed an ‘Agreement for the creation of… Read More »

Ethereum Futures Inbound? CFTC Asks for Public Comment on ETH Network

Advertisement The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has put out a Request for Information (RFI) asking for public comment and feedback to enable it better understand Ether and the Ethereum blockchain as it seeks to expand its cryptocurrency knowledge base beyond bitcoin. In a press release dated December 11, the regulator stated that it is seeking the feedback… Read More »

Ethereum Wallets, Mining Rigs Still Targeted by Hackers at Low Prices

Ethereum has been one of the hardest hit cryptocurrencies during this year’s bear market. Its woes are nowhere near over as mining hardware has been targeted by hackers looking to cash in before prices plummet even further. In a recent report tech based news outlet ZDnet revealed that hackers have unleashed a large scale scanning network designed to… Read More »

Changpeng Zhao Likens Binance Chain To Ethereum, BNB To ETH

Binance Chief Speaks On DEX — BNB Like Ethereum (ETH)  As reported by Ethereum World News last week, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of the world-renowned crypto startup that is Binance, recently sneak peaked its most promising venture yet, the so-called “Binance Chain” and the decentralized exchange (DEX) that will be based upon it. Through the medium of a short… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Recovers 12% in 72 Hours While Traders Remain Cautious in Short-Term

Advertisement Since December 8, the Bitcoin price has increased from $3,210 to $3,588, by just about 12 percent against the U.S. dollar. In the same time frame, the cryptocurrency market added $11 billion to its valuation, avoiding a further drop below the $100 billion mark, which could have been critical for the short-term trend of the market. Most… Read More »