This Malware Has a Worrying Trick to Mine Monero on Cloud Servers

by coindesk 01/18/2019

In an apparent first, a relatively new form of malware uninstalls security programs to avoid detection and mine crypto on cloud servers.



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Holo
Holo$0.00073

%20.648

Endor Protocol
Endor Protocol$0.03415

%7.70455

Particl
Particl$3.82831

%7.04369

TenX
TenX$0.36093

%5.30158

Project Pai
Project Pai$0.04080

%3.31961

Pundi X
Pundi X$0.00045

%2.1374

ODEM
ODEM$0.28826

%2.10393

USD Coin
USD Coin$1.02982

%2.04828


Updated: 01/20/2019

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Stratis
Stratis$0.97111

%-11.5243

Loopring
Loopring$0.06261

%-9.93836

Power Ledger
Power Ledger$0.10890

%-9.67791

WAX
WAX$0.03730

%-8.69433

Status
Status$0.02298

%-8.41254

Steem
Steem$0.35506

%-8.4105

Wanchain
Wanchain$0.31653

%-8.37062

EOS
EOS$2.35923

%-6.21412


Updated: 01/20/2019

via bitcoinist01/19/2019

Wyoming Looks Determined to Legalize Bitcoin as Money

Wyoming is introducing a bill that will put cryptocurrency like Bitcoin on the same legal footing as money. The bill will also provide a precise classification of digital assets, especially for custody administration. Cryptocurrency to Have the Same Legal Status as Money Sponsored by Sen. Tara Nethercott (R-WY) along with five other state Senators and Representatives, the proposed bill titled “Digital assets-existing law,” calls for the proper classification of virtual assets. The bill also seeks

via coindesk01/19/2019

CoinDesk’s Crypto-Economic Data Is Now Accessible on GitHub

CoinDesk will now use GitHub to help crowdsource potential methodology changes and data sources for our Crypto-Economics Explorer.