//Hackers Jacked Up the Value of an Obscure Cryptocurrency By Trading Other People's Money

Hackers Jacked Up the Value of an Obscure Cryptocurrency By Trading Other People's Money



All of these users’ altcoins—cryptocurrencies with small market caps compared to market leaders Bitcoin and Ethereum—had been sold for Bitcoin at market rates, they claimed on social media. The Bitcoin was then used to buy another small-cap virtual currency called Viacoin, users said, all without …

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