Articles by Christine Vasileva



FBI Report: Bitcoin Ransom Payments Total $144M

Ransomware attacks and similar extortion schemes took in an estimated $144 million in the course of 7 years. FBI estimates show most of the ransoms were paid in Bitcoin (BTC) and went straight to mixers…


EOS Burns $132M Worth of Tokens to Curb Inflation

The EOS.IO ecosystem burned 34 million tokens locked in a savings account, and voted to decrease network inflation. EOS Voters Agree on Second Large-Scale Token Burn in a Year The EOS network went through another…



France, Austria Join Forces to Combat Crypto Crime

Blockchain analysis offers a glimpse into potentially illegal behavior. Now, French and Austrian technology experts are joining forces to tackle crypto-based money laundering. Visualized Blockchain Connections Reveal Potential Illegal Usage The French blockchain security company…


How to Build an Ethereum Mining Rig at Home in 2020

Ethereum (ETH) has become more appealing in 2020, with prices rising above $270. Mining has also picked up, awarding 2 ETH each 15 seconds, or 8 ETH per minute. Ethash Still Accessible to Home-Based Mining…