Tag: CS:GO

New CS:GO Cheating App for MacOS Contains a Malicious Monero Miner

Users of the MacOS operating system should steer clear of a new CS:GO “cheat” known as vHook. Anyone who plays Counter-Strike: Global Offense is always looking to gain a competitive edge in one way or another. Resorting to cheats is frowned upon, but it is also the only option in the minds of some players. The new vHook cheating app for MacOS should not be trusted, as it installs nefarious cryptocurrency mining software on devices. CS:GO Cheating …
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Vendor Using BitPay Becomes Victim of Five Bitcoin Double-spend Attacks

One particular online Bitcoin shop was the victim of several double-spend attacks while using BitPay as a payment processor. While BitPay lets merchants accept payments as “completed’ at zero- network confirmations, it is still; possible to double-spend funds. This highlights the need for payment processor ‘insurance’ all transactions will be honoured when dealing with zero-confirmation payments. A Bitcoin Double-spend For US$20 According to the Reddit post, this online shop sells …
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Blockchain Gaming Platform DigiByte Gaming Adds Counter Strike Global Offensive

Hong Kong-based DigiByte Holdings, developer of the DigiByte digital currency, has announced the addition of Counter Strike Global Offensive (CS:GO) to its online gaming platform, DigiByte Gaming. The DigiByte Gaming platform currently support free-to-play game League of Legends, where gamers can earn DigiByte tokens for playing online and participating in tournaments. The implementation of CS:GO on DigiByte Gaming is currently in the beta stage. The press release said: “Players are …
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Airbitz Wants to Bring Bitcoin To CS:GO eSports

There is a certain overlap in communities between those who like to play video games and people who are interested in Bitcoin and digital currency. For many of these people in the middle, it would make perfect sense to spend Bitcoin on in-game purchases, or even games themselves. But popular mobile wallet provider Airbitz is taking things one step further, as they want to sponsor an eSports team. Also read: …
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