Tag: MyEtherWallet

QuikNode Adds Tutorials for Easy Setup

Nodes are essential parts of the Ethereum ecosystem, so it is important that as many people as possible run these nodes. They provide quicker transactions, validate blocks, and improve the overall health of the ecosystem. However, running nodes is not always feasible due to computational and data limitations. A service called QuikNode has recognized this and aims to empower users in setting up their own Ethereum nodes. The Benefits of Running an Ethereum …
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Ethereum Users Can Spam Fake MyEtherWallet Sites With Random Private Keys

Scam and phishing are slowly becoming a more common problem for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. In most cases, criminals will create an exact copy of an existing exchange or wallet service in the hopes of obtaining users’ login credentials. MyEtherWallet has been affected by such phishing attempts in recent weeks, adding up to significant financial losses. A new solution has been created to spam these fake sites with random private keys. MyEtherWallet …
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Status ICO Highlights Inherent Flaws of Ethereum’s Blockchain and MyEtherwallet

A lot of people were trying to get involved in the Status ICO yesterday. That is not entirely surprising, as cryptocurrency ICOs are all of the rage right now. Unfortunately, this particular ICO has seen its fair share of problems. When everything was said and done, a lot of investors were left in the cold. This is partially due to an issue with the ICO itself, as well as MyEtherWalet …
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Malicious MyEtherWallet Site Clones Collect Over 1,500 ETH

A few days ago, we reported on the malicious MyEtherWallet platforms which aim to defraud Ethereum users. As it turns out, there are various addresses which have been identified to receive this stolen funds. Unfortunately, some of these addresses contain substantial ETH and ETC balances, showing off the trickery is working. MyEtherWallet Scam Sites Are Successful A new post has surfaced on Reddit which displays several wallet addresses associated with …
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