Image of S. Korea Readies Ban On Cryptocurrency Trading as Police & Tax Agency Raid Exchanges » Alex Jones' Infowars
S. Korea Readies Ban On Cryptocurrency Trading as Police & Tax Agency Raid Exchanges » Alex Jones' Infowars
South Korea’s justice minister has announced legislation is in the works to ban cryptocurrency trading after police and tax authorities reportedly raided the country’s biggest exchanges in a tax evasion probe.“There are great concerns regarding virtual currencies and the justice ministry is basically preparing a bill to ban cryptocurrency trading through exchanges,” Park Sang-ki told a press confe... [Read More]
Image of Showtime websites secretly mined user CPU for cryptocurrency - The Verge: Sep 2017
Showtime websites secretly mined user CPU for cryptocurrency - The Verge: Sep 2017
This past weekend, Showtime websites were found to be running a script that allows the sites to mine visitors’ extra CPU power for cryptocurrency, as pointed out by users on Twitter. The afflicted sites included showtime.com and showtimeanytime.com, but the script has since been removed following reports from Gizmodo and other sites.The crypto mining Javascript is called Coinhive, and according to... [Read More]