How your cryptocurrency can be hacked

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How your cryptocurrency can be hacked

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum are often lauded as “unhackable” due to their foundations of cryptography and proof-of-work consensus mechanisms.

However, there are a certain theoretical attacks which could be used to hit the blockchains the cryptocurrencies are based on.
 

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^^Not to mention the spinoff products that integrate with these blockchains - probably the weakest link (wallets, exchanges, etc.)
 
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