Miners announced another attack on the Verge blockchainMiners …

Miners announced another attack on the Verge blockchain

Verge miners faced problems in the process mining cryptocurrencies in this Tuesday as the blocks they mined were not accepted network or become like this called orphan-blocks. By their observations shared users Reddit and Bitcointalk.

how reports mining pool SuprNova, cryptocurrency network could undergo attack 51%.

Zpool and others reported on the suspension of mining Verge.

Cryptocurrency developers, in turn, wrote that the problem is rather Total, associated with a DDoS attack on mining pools.

Miners announced another attack on the Verge blockchainMiners ...

At that the same time, some suggest that the attacker, taking advantage of improved mechanisms, could again exploit the vulnerability for which the developers released a fix last month.

Obvious problems in blockchain cryptocurrencies evidenced by the rapid decrease in the complexity of mining, the value of which approached to zero mark. By the time of publication, the difficulty began to recover.

A similar situation was observed in blockchain Verge in early April. Then the attack was linked to a vulnerability in the cryptocurrency code, for eliminating which developers were forced to hard fork.