Let’s try to understand, why Brian Krebs is called “principal defender of the Internet”? How he has survived during the most massive DDoS-attack in the history? Why Special Forces has searched heroin in his house?
The largest banks in Ireland, such as Ulster Bank, Allied Irish Banks, PTSB and Deloitte, engaged in financial audit, are testing a new project of bank payments based on blockchain technology. Banks want to improve efficiency and security of transactions in such way.
Amazing is the fact that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, being progressive inventions, are more in demand in the world’s underdeveloped countries. They compensate for the lack of a free market and developed banking industry.
We figure out what is currently known about the mysterious creator of bitcoin.
What is all the fuss about?
In 2008, the article “Bitcoin: Peer-to-Peer Electronic cash system” came to light for by the name of unknown Satoshi Nakamoto. In this material, the essence of the world’s first cryptocurrency was revealed, and its readers were several hundred cryptographers.
After a while, the idea of Bitcoin found its audience: in the same year the development of a virtual coin began. The first developers were engaged in cryptocurrency together with Satoshi Nakamoto, but they never saw him in person. And three years later, in 2011, he completely stopped communicating – since then he is considered to be missing.