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Crypto Researcher Hasu Flags Attack That Could Bring ‘Purge’-Style Mayhem to Bitcoin

Pseudonymous researcher Hasu has discovered a new twist on a well-known potential attack on the bitcoin network. The researcher posted a description of the attack, which he named “Purge” after the B-movie franchise, to the bitcoin developer email list last week. It’s a variation on the so-called sabotage attack, in which malicious miners try to …

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Was Youtube’s Christmas Crypto Purge Illegal?

</header> <strong>This article considers the legal implications of Youtube’s notorious purge of crypto channels on Christmas Eve. What legal context induces Youtube and other social media giants to operate as they do? The article does not explore whether it is morally proper to terminate a contract without cause or explanation and to threaten people’s livelihoods; …

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