Bitcoin Forum
May 26, 2018, 02:56:19 PM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.16.0  [Torrent]. (New!)
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Poll
Question: Where would you prefer the VRC/VRM exchange pair be?
Bittrex
Poloniex
Both
Other

Pages: « 1 ... 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 [380] 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 ... 964 »
  Print  
Author Topic: [ANN][VRC] VeriCoin Proof of Stake-Time Currency | New Roadmap Released  (Read 1348520 times)
Killiz
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 501



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:30:13 PM
 #7581

Update from MintPal
13/07/2014 4:19 PM Announcements
Please read the entirety of this post.

A few hours ago we were unfortunately the subject of a successful attack against the exchange. Our investigations have shown that whilst our security was breached, VeriCoin was the target. We would like to stress that VeriCoin and the VeriCoin network has not been in any way compromised. We have worked to secure the exchange and the withdraw process from any further attack.

As it stands at the moment the following applies:

1) We lost a considerable amount of VeriCoin in the attack, however we have been working with the VRC developers and all major exchanges to hard fork the coin at a position before the attack. This will allow us to retrieve the stolen coins and facilitate all withdrawals. We are also working with various exchanges to accommodate any losses they may encouter as a result of the required fork.

2) We are currently processing withdrawals for all other coins.

As I'm sure you will appreciate, our support channels will most likely be very busy over the coming hours/days so please bear with us.

We would like to personally extend our thanks to the VeriCoin developers and the other exchanges who have pulled out all of the stops to ensure that your VRC funds are safe.

Time to Buy!! Nothing to do with Vericoin security, but rather an attack on mintpal itself. Catch those falling nuggets of gold  Cheesy

Bullion (CBX) ◢◤Clients
WWW.CRYPTOBULLION.IO
█▄
█████▄
████████▄
███████████▄
██████████████
███████████▀
████████▀
█████▀
█▀












YOUR DIGITAL PRECIOUS METAL 
PoSP | BNP Masternodes | 65 Second block time
Bullion MarketPlace












CBX_BTC | Tradesatoshi | Cryptopia | NovaExchange |
Coinbook | Faucet |













████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████

████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████
1527346579
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1527346579

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1527346579
Reply with quote  #2

1527346579
Report to moderator
1527346579
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1527346579

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1527346579
Reply with quote  #2

1527346579
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1527346579
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1527346579

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1527346579
Reply with quote  #2

1527346579
Report to moderator
1527346579
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1527346579

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1527346579
Reply with quote  #2

1527346579
Report to moderator
Isokoira
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 168
Merit: 100


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:31:34 PM
 #7582

Update from MintPal
13/07/2014 4:19 PM Announcements
Please read the entirety of this post.

A few hours ago we were unfortunately the subject of a successful attack against the exchange. Our investigations have shown that whilst our security was breached, VeriCoin was the target. We would like to stress that VeriCoin and the VeriCoin network has not been in any way compromised. We have worked to secure the exchange and the withdraw process from any further attack.

As it stands at the moment the following applies:

1) We lost a considerable amount of VeriCoin in the attack, however we have been working with the VRC developers and all major exchanges to hard fork the coin at a position before the attack. This will allow us to retrieve the stolen coins and facilitate all withdrawals. We are also working with various exchanges to accommodate any losses they may encouter as a result of the required fork.

2) We are currently processing withdrawals for all other coins.

As I'm sure you will appreciate, our support channels will most likely be very busy over the coming hours/days so please bear with us.

We would like to personally extend our thanks to the VeriCoin developers and the other exchanges who have pulled out all of the stops to ensure that your VRC funds are safe.



Just read this also, hopefully everyone for the most part had their coins staking and not on the exchange.   Sad
virus021
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2
Merit: 0


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:31:56 PM
 #7583

Update from MintPal
13/07/2014 4:19 PM Announcements
Please read the entirety of this post.

A few hours ago we were unfortunately the subject of a successful attack against the exchange.

https://support.mintpal.com/index.php?module=announce&sec=view&id=17
SeDz
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 235
Merit: 102



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:33:11 PM
 #7584

That's not VRC devs fault.. Mintpal got attacked
it only show us how much vrc is getting big.. they attacked mintpal only to disturb vrc
Killiz
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 501



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:34:21 PM
 #7585

Time to Buy!! Nothing to do with Vericoin security, but rather an attack on mintpal itself. Catch those falling nuggets of gold    Cheesy

Bullion (CBX) ◢◤Clients
WWW.CRYPTOBULLION.IO
█▄
█████▄
████████▄
███████████▄
██████████████
███████████▀
████████▀
█████▀
█▀












YOUR DIGITAL PRECIOUS METAL 
PoSP | BNP Masternodes | 65 Second block time
Bullion MarketPlace












CBX_BTC | Tradesatoshi | Cryptopia | NovaExchange |
Coinbook | Faucet |













████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████

████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████
blade87
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 644
Merit: 500


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:36:12 PM
 #7586

Time to Buy!! Nothing to do with Vericoin security, but rather an attack on mintpal itself. Catch those falling nuggets of gold    Cheesy

Maybe if VRC would actually make their services decentralized... but instead if one flaw is found the entire network is affected. And of course the exchanges are going to be the targets given they are the ones holding the most VRC.
pnosker
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 476
Merit: 250


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:36:30 PM
 #7587

VeriCoin will hard fork to a checkpoint a few hours ago just before the attack on MintPal. MintPal has agreed to cover losses relating to the hack.

VeriCoin is fine, there are no vulnerabilities. We had to decide between hard forking prior to the attack or letting MintPal fall and the thief keeping the 8 million VRC that was stolen. We chose the option that we thought would be best for the coin.

We will be releasing a new wallet with a fix shortly.

Support the VeriFund Endowment.
VRC: VFEndownxxnHea9mv59kZx8c7TysGbndYx
pnosker
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 476
Merit: 250


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:37:35 PM
 #7588

Time to Buy!! Nothing to do with Vericoin security, but rather an attack on mintpal itself. Catch those falling nuggets of gold    Cheesy

Maybe if VRC would actually make their services decentralized... but instead if one flaw is found the entire network is affected. And of course the exchanges are going to be the targets given they are the ones holding the most VRC.

VeriCoin's centralized services do not hold much coin in them. An attacker would be disappointed with proceeds gained.

Support the VeriFund Endowment.
VRC: VFEndownxxnHea9mv59kZx8c7TysGbndYx
Reavon
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 369
Merit: 250


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:38:15 PM
 #7589

Funny think when they hack mint pal and see that all of our coins are staking lol Wink vrc long live it!!!!
Killiz
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 501



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:40:43 PM
 #7590

VeriCoin will hard fork to a checkpoint a few hours ago just before the attack on MintPal. MintPal has agreed to cover losses relating to the hack.

VeriCoin is fine, there are no vulnerabilities. We had to decide between hard forking prior to the attack or letting MintPal fall and the thief keeping the 8 million VRC that was stolen. We chose the option that we thought would be best for the coin.

We will be releasing a new wallet with a fix shortly.

Good going pnosker!! Very quick response to a very serious attack on an exchange. Good work!

Only thing is? When exactly did this attack happen? As I know all transaction after the last block before the attack will be nulled.

Bullion (CBX) ◢◤Clients
WWW.CRYPTOBULLION.IO
█▄
█████▄
████████▄
███████████▄
██████████████
███████████▀
████████▀
█████▀
█▀












YOUR DIGITAL PRECIOUS METAL 
PoSP | BNP Masternodes | 65 Second block time
Bullion MarketPlace












CBX_BTC | Tradesatoshi | Cryptopia | NovaExchange |
Coinbook | Faucet |













████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████

████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████
ezimedia
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 215
Merit: 100


View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:41:44 PM
 #7591

the person would be dead if I got my hand on him or them... mess with my money you mess with your life..

Vericoins Here = VXCBhfbtwJDxnnQQRpUcpKKMwcsVGsT1AJ
LetsTalkBitcoin: http://ecoinincome.com.au/LetsTalkBitCoin.php
benthach
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1246
Merit: 1000


View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:44:14 PM
 #7592

sucks! it's going to be a mess

i scam no one and the scammers don't like me. i don't do trade on bitcointalk.
criptix
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1540
Merit: 1036


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:44:37 PM
 #7593

Time to Buy!! Nothing to do with Vericoin security, but rather an attack on mintpal itself. Catch those falling nuggets of gold    Cheesy

Maybe if VRC would actually make their services decentralized... but instead if one flaw is found the entire network is affected. And of course the exchanges are going to be the targets given they are the ones holding the most VRC.

that doesnt make sense what you say, vulnerability was on mintpals side.

im sorry that you missed the train  Roll Eyes

/edit

btw, if that 8 million vrc were lost.... damn i woulda been a rich man with my amount  Grin

Bounty Management & ICO Consulting
Inquire
Killiz
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 501



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:45:06 PM
 #7594

Don't move your Vericoins guys! Don't send from anywhere until you have updated to the newest client, soon to be released!!! Stay tuned for Dev team response!


Bullion (CBX) ◢◤Clients
WWW.CRYPTOBULLION.IO
█▄
█████▄
████████▄
███████████▄
██████████████
███████████▀
████████▀
█████▀
█▀












YOUR DIGITAL PRECIOUS METAL 
PoSP | BNP Masternodes | 65 Second block time
Bullion MarketPlace












CBX_BTC | Tradesatoshi | Cryptopia | NovaExchange |
Coinbook | Faucet |













████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████

████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████
Fippy
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 224
Merit: 100

UNCLOAK™ - Cyber Threat Detection Powered by EOS™


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:48:07 PM
 #7595

People should take note of this. Not because of the hack, but because of the immediate step-up of the developers to defend the integrity of the coin.

Ladies and gentlemen, I do believe the bar has effectively been raised.

UNCLOAK™ - Cyber Threat Detection Powered by EOS™
┨PRE-SALE  : 25th MAY - 25th JUNE ▌MAIN-SALE: 26th JUNE - 03rd JULY┠
LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Telegram Medium Reddit
chunkyjunkie
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 494
Merit: 500


View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:48:47 PM
 #7596

Can any dev answer why mp would only have an issue with vrc and the attackers did not take btc or higher valued coins?  If what mp said was true and only vrc was hit, but had nothing to do with vrc?

Just looking for an answer, if there is a good explanation, then great! would instill confidence!

https://www.bitcoinlanding.com - Twitter - https://twitter.com/Bitcoinlanding - Bitcoin News, Video and more!
Killiz
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 728
Merit: 501



View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:51:10 PM
 #7597

Can any dev answer why mp would only have an issue with vrc and the attackers did not take btc or higher valued coins?  If what mp said was true and only vrc was hit, but had nothing to do with vrc?

Just looking for an answer, if there is a good explanation, then great! would instill confidence!


I would suggest it was an attack on the security of mintpals wallets. Obviously not very bulletproof. As we all know cryptos are bulletproof, else we would have billions of the bloody bastards running around.  Grin

Bullion (CBX) ◢◤Clients
WWW.CRYPTOBULLION.IO
█▄
█████▄
████████▄
███████████▄
██████████████
███████████▀
████████▀
█████▀
█▀












YOUR DIGITAL PRECIOUS METAL 
PoSP | BNP Masternodes | 65 Second block time
Bullion MarketPlace












CBX_BTC | Tradesatoshi | Cryptopia | NovaExchange |
Coinbook | Faucet |













████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████

████
 ████
  ████
   ████
    ████
     ████
      ████
       ████
        ████
       ████
      ████
     ████
    ████
   ████
  ████
 ████
████
irlandescoin
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 539
Merit: 500

Hey yo let's go


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:51:53 PM
 #7598

Update from MintPal
13/07/2014 4:19 PM Announcements
Please read the entirety of this post.

A few hours ago we were unfortunately the subject of a successful attack against the exchange. Our investigations have shown that whilst our security was breached, VeriCoin was the target. We would like to stress that VeriCoin and the VeriCoin network has not been in any way compromised. We have worked to secure the exchange and the withdraw process from any further attack.

As it stands at the moment the following applies:

1) We lost a considerable amount of VeriCoin in the attack, however we have been working with the VRC developers and all major exchanges to hard fork the coin at a position before the attack. This will allow us to retrieve the stolen coins and facilitate all withdrawals. We are also working with various exchanges to accommodate any losses they may encouter as a result of the required fork.

2) We are currently processing withdrawals for all other coins.

As I'm sure you will appreciate, our support channels will most likely be very busy over the coming hours/days so please bear with us.

We would like to personally extend our thanks to the VeriCoin developers and the other exchanges who have pulled out all of the stops to ensure that your VRC funds are safe.



back here after the boom in 2013
pnosker
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 476
Merit: 250


View Profile
July 13, 2014, 03:52:14 PM
 #7599

Can any dev answer why mp would only have an issue with vrc and the attackers did not take btc or higher valued coins?  If what mp said was true and only vrc was hit, but had nothing to do with vrc?

Just looking for an answer, if there is a good explanation, then great! would instill confidence!


The attacker targeted BTC, LTC, and VRC.

Support the VeriFund Endowment.
VRC: VFEndownxxnHea9mv59kZx8c7TysGbndYx
BadAss.Sx
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1358
Merit: 1000


Bulletproof VPS/VPN/Email @ BadAss.Sx


View Profile WWW
July 13, 2014, 03:53:57 PM
 #7600

The attacker targeted BTC, LTC, and VRC.

Like the attacker would have thought:

I go for the 3 biggest coin Cheesy

Need BadAss Bulletproof VPS or Bulletproof VPN or why not just mail safe with Safe-Mail. We care about your privacy.
Pages: « 1 ... 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 [380] 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 ... 964 »
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!