Due to a Chromium vulnerability affecting all released versions of the Mist Browser Beta v0.9.3 and below, we are issuing this alert warning users not to browse untrusted websites with Mist Browser Beta at this time. Users of “Ethereum Wallet” desktop app are not affected.Affected configurations: Mist Browser Beta v0.9.3 and below
Severity: HighMalicious websites can potentially steal your private keys.As Ethereum Wallet desktop app does not qualify as a browser — it accesses only the local Wallet Dapp — it is not subject to the same category of issues present in Mist. For now, it is recommended to use Ethereum Wallet to manage funds and interact with smart contracts instead.Mist Browser’s vision is to be a complete user-facing bridge to the ethereum blockchain and set of technologies that compose the Web3. The browser paves a significant path for the next Web our ecosystem is proudly building.Security-wise, making a browser (an app that loads untrusted code) that h…
The Income Tax Department of India has been conducting a “survey” on Indian cryptocurrency exchanges, seeking identities of investors and traders. The tax authorities were apparently drawn to digital currency because of its rapid appreciation in value. #Regulations
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BitCar team, a Singapore-based project which implements peer-to-peer ownership of exotic cars, talked to Cointelegraph about Singapore, reading and how the things were different back in 2013. #BlockShow
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Choice is not always a good thing unless you are a certain type of person that can handle choice. In an exclusive interview Nick Cowan speaks about the paradox of choice in the crypto world, how he chooses his path, and how others choose theirs.
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IOTA price drops following the company’s clarification that it is not officially partnering with Microsoft. The cryptocurrency has been overshadowed by Litecoin, which overtook it as the fifth largest by market cap.
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The chairman of CFTC highly commended his SEC counterparts for bringing awareness to the crypto space and encouraging market participants and investors to "recognize [their] risks and legal responsibilities
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Chamath Palihapitiya, the founder of Social Capital and co-owner of the Golden State Warriors, predicts that Bitcoin will hit $1mln in 20 years --- he suggests at least one percent of what you invest should be in BTC.
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In an interview with the Financial Times, Goldman Sachs’ Jeffrey Currie stated that investors buying into Bitcoin and gold are actually two different groups of people. He noted lack of regulation discourages traditional investors from entering the crypto market.
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Bancor has released its six month update which includes substantial information regarding adoption of the Bancor protocol, along with statistics for how many tokens are now tradable through the Bancor system.
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Just a couple weeks ago 1,500 Blockchain entrepreneurs, experts, investors, and enthusiasts gathered in Singapore for Cointelegraph’s second global BlockShow event of the year. Here are the highlights.
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What do Bitcoin and tulips’ bulbs have in common? The EU Council endorsed draft conclusions on the taxation of the digital economy to better enable the EU to speak with one voice in international tax discussions.
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“A boy asked his dad for 1 Bitcoin for his birthday. Dad: What? $15,554??? $14,354 is a lot of money! What do you need $16,782 for anyway?” It’s not all about price when it comes to Bitcoin. Think of the freedom it offers.
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