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Top 3 Quality of Life Improvements Introduced in Bitcoin Core 0.17.0

It was a matter of time until a new Bitcoin Core client was introduced. Version 0.17.0 marks the 17th iteration of this wallet as originally envisioned by Satoshi Nakamoto. A lot of changes and improvements have been made over the years. The following three major changes are worth paying attention to as a Bitcoin enthusiast. #3 Wallet Creation Convenience Although ...

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Bitcoin Core 0.17.0 Is Released: Here’s What’s New

Today marks the official release of Bitcoin Core 0.17.0, the 17th generation of Bitcoin’s original software client launched by Satoshi Nakamoto almost 10 years ago and still the dominant Bitcoin implementation on the network today. Overseen by Bitcoin Core lead maintainer Wladimir van der Laan, this latest major release was developed by some 135 contributors over a span of about ...

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Dash Podcast 70 – Feat. Ryan Taylor Dash Core Group CEO

Video repost of episode 69 of the three amigos podcast with special guest Dash Core Group CEO Ryan Taylor. ⏱ Video TimeStamps:🚩 1:54 – India Bitbns exchange integration🚩 3:49 – InstantSend on exchanges🚩 5:46 – Dash Core Group update on SEC🚩 10:18 – Android Dash wallet app fix and update🚩 19:10 – Update on Evo and mainnet launch🚩 21:27 – 12.4 ...

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Bitcoin Core Vulnerability Would Have Let Miners Print New Coins

A newly-patched vulnerability in Bitcoin Core was far more severe than initially revealed, developers disclosed in an updated statement on Thursday. Bitcoin Vulnerability More Serious Than Earlier Announced The statement, posted on the website for the open source project, revealed that Bitcoin Core versions 0.16.3 and 0.170rc4 not only patch a denial-of-service (DoS) bug but also address a serious vulnerability ...

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Bitcoin Core Upgrade ‘Critical’ for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure

Bitcoin Core developers published a “full disclosure” of the vulnerability affecting several implementations of the Bitcoin (BTC) client Friday, September 21, repeating calls for all nodes to upgrade to the latest version as a priority. In addition to technical details about the bug, known as CVE-2018-17144, the disclosure explains how developers dealt with the threat to the Bitcoin network, along ...

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Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80,000

Bitcoin Core has released an update following the recent detection of a vulnerability in the software, according to a September 18 press release by the Bitcoin Core Project. According to the statement, Bitcoin Core 0.16.3 was released with a fix for a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability. The vulnerability could reportedly cause a crash of older versions of Bitcoin Core if they ...

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Bitcoin Core Developers Issue Emergency Update for DoS Flaw

Keeping a cryptocurrency safe and secure from harm is a full time responsibility. Even in the case of Bitcoin, new flaws can be discovered after nearly 10 years of ongoing development. One such issue has been disclosed earlier this week, as it caused a denial-of-service issue with Bitcoin Core 0.16.2. The Bitcoin Core DoS Issue In the world of cryptocurrency, ...

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Dash Podcast 69 – Feat. Fernando Gutierrez Dash Core Group CMO

Video repost of episode 69 of the three amigos podcast with special guest Dash Core Group CMO Fernando Gutierrez. The 3 amigos podcast takes place every Friday at 3pm EST / 7pm UTC. The Dash Force News 3 amigos podcast is now available to listen to on the following platforms:  Itunes Tunein Stitcher Google Play Overcast Podbean If you haven’t done so by now, can you please make ...

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Dash Core Group Details Business Development Regional Plans

The Dash Core Group’s Business Development Team expanded on their last quarterly call’s business development update with a separate, more detailed business development call. The call was moderated by Bradley Zastrow, the Global Head of Business Development for Dash. At the 1:00 minute mark, they highlighted how Dash is “solving a specific problem with payments, because Dash wants to improve ...

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