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Selfish Mining Attack Hits Japanese Cryptocurrency Monacoin
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Selfish Mining Attack Hits Japanese Cryptocurrency Monacoin

A network attack on Monacoin, a cryptocurrency developed in Japan, caused roughly 90,000 USD in damages between May 13th and 15th. As it appears the attack was a selfish mining attack, where one miner manages to successfully mine a block on the blockchain without broadcasting the new block to the...
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