Bitcoin Mining Pools Attack When Threatened, Study Finds

A brand-new study paper argues that bitcoin mining swimming pools can just co-exist in harmony if individual miners regularly switch swimming pools and if pools erect adequate defenses versus attacks.

If pools do not display either of those properties, then they are responsible to assault each other, the guide finds.

The paper’s authors, Aron Laszka, Benjamin Johnson and Jens Grossklags, investigated the long-term effects of competition between bitcoin mining swimming pools in a draft version of a research labelled, ‘When Bitcoin Mining Pools Run Dry’.

Continue reading at CoinDesk


CoinDesk

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

For security, use of Google's reCAPTCHA service is required which is subject to the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

I agree to these terms.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Scroll to Top
Notice: ob_end_flush(): failed to send buffer of zlib output compression (0) in /home4/gotwocli/public_html/swissapp/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4673