Ethereum Classic 51% Attack — The Reality of Proof-of-Work

by cointelegraph 01/10/2019

A successful 51 percent attack on the Ethereum Classic blockchain has raised some big questions around smaller cryptocurrencies using proof-of-work algorithms.



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Updated: 01/11/2019

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