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Bitcoin News

Security Update: Yesterday’s DNS Attack

Yesterday, Blockchain experienced an outage for several hours while under a DNS attack. At approximately 5:42 AM EST, the attacker changed Blockchain.info’s DNS servers. Within minutes, our internal systems alerted our infrastructure team who immediately began to assess the attack. Control over our DNS servers is highly restricted and goes […]

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Bitcoin news for the week of 9/26/16

Welcome to our weekly recap of top bitcoin and fintech headlines. This week bitcoin is in the limelight for its potential as an online payment method, and also how it’s bringing people together. Security aspects of blockchain technology were under the microscope too, with key insight from security expert Pamela […]

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Bitcoin news for the week of 9/12/16

Welcome to our mid-September recap of top headlines and stories in the bitcoin and fintech world. This week’s edition includes some epic generosity, a World Economic Forum (WEF) interview with our very own Peter Smith, and according to the Washington Post, the ‘bizarre world of bitcoin mining’. Read on for […]