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What is it?

Monero is a secure, private, and untraceable cryptocurrency. It is open-source and accessible to all. With Monero, you are your own bank. Only you control and are responsible for your funds. Your accounts and transactions are kept private from prying eyes.

Website: https://getmonero.org/

Monero / XMR

USD: 93.8957 $

EUR: 81.4681 €

BTC: 0.014755 Ƀ

ESI: 89.0657 i

0.67% / 1h

-5.49% / 24h

News

Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses

Bitcoin news - 1574 hours ago

Japanese police from 10 prefectures have arrested website operators using Coinhive to tap into the computer power of their site visitors to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. They are accused of violating the law banning the use of computer viruses. Some people have already been fined. The police have been monitoring the Coinhive program since it was released. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms...

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Malicious Monero Miners Made Off with 5% of Coins in Circulation, Over $175 Million

Bitcoin news - 1600 hours ago

‘Fair’ mining and privacy altcoin, Monero (XMR), shed $175 million as a result of malicious miners hijacking what amounts to an eye-popping 5% of XMR in circulation. The findings come by way of a cyber security researcher in Northern California, investigating a noticeable trend uptick in mining thievery generally.   Also read: William Shatner Joins Bitcoin Mining Project, Admits He Doesn’t Quite G...

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Bitfi launching open source crypto wallet and 1st hardware wallet for Monero

Cryptoninjas - 1629 hours ago

Bitfi, a global payments technology company working to enable businesses and consumers to participate in the digital currency economy, today announced Bitfi Knox Wallet – the first unhackable, open source hardware wallet with an accompanying dashboard that features wireless setup and support for many popular cryptocurrencies and crypto assets, including Monero, a fully decentralized private crypto...

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New Research Claims Bitcoin Price was Manipulated using Tether (USDT)

NewsBTC - 1631 hours ago

New research out of the University of Texas alleges that the price of Bitcoin throughout its bull run in 2017 was being manipulated using Bitfinex’s Tether currency. Tether May Have Been Used to Prop Up Bitcoin A recently published paper by Professor John Griffin and graduate student Amin Shams examined the traffic of cryptocurrencies on the Bitfinex exchange and found a correlation between price...

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New Report Blames Tether for Bitcoin’s Bull Run

Bitcoin news - 1642 hours ago

Tether is back in the news thanks to a new report alleging it played a pivotal role in bitcoin’s mega-bull run last year. This isn’t the first time the dollar-pegged stablecoin has been blamed for market manipulation, but is the most compelling evidence to date that 2017’s record highs may not have been entirely organic. Also read: Ripple CEO: Bitcoin Controlled by Chinese, Absurd to Think it Coul...

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5 Percent of Monero in Circulation Was Mined Through Malware, Research Finds

Coin Telegraph - 1645 hours ago

5 percent of all Monero in circulation was mined through crypto mining malware, new report finds

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Crypto Mining Malware Takes Over Amazon Fire Products

NewsBTC - 1655 hours ago

Mining malware is everywhere today as more and more IoT devices move into our houses and workplaces, now there is one variant that can turn a TV into a crypto mining rig. Even TV’s are Getting Sick Now It has been reported that instances of mining virus malware infection are up 4000% this year and blackhats are infecting everything internet capable to increase their fortunes. Yesterday it was Appl...

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Japan Cracks Down on Illegal Use of Computers to Mine Crypto

Bitcoin news - 1657 hours ago

The police in Japan are cracking down on the illegal use of personal computers for cryptocurrency mining. Multiple prefectural police departments are currently investigating one particular case and pursuing criminal charges, which would make it the first criminal case in Japan where computers are illegally used for mining cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto...

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Russia 2018: You Can Use Cryptos Here

Ethereum World News - 1661 hours ago

The World Cup is approaching, and the expectation of sports fans is becoming more and more evident. Sport unites everyone equally, without distinction of any kind. Thousands of people around the world travel every four years to be part of the most prestigious and influential footbal -or soccer- event ever: the World Cup. And it is not hard to imagine that many of these fans are also crypto users....

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Russia 2018: You Can Use Cryptos Here

Ethereum World News - 1661 hours ago

The World Cup is approaching, and the expectation of sports fans is becoming more and more evident. Sport unites everyone equally, without distinction of any kind. Thousands of people around the world travel every four years to be part of the most prestigious and influential footbal -or soccer- event ever: the World Cup. And it is not hard to imagine that many of these fans are also crypto users....

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