The creator of ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, has just been awarded an honorary doctorate for his work on blockchain innovation. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/vitalik-buterin-awarded-honorary-doctorate-from-university-of-basel"Vitalik Buterin Awarded Honorary Doctorate from University of Basel"
Researchers at cybersecurity firm Check Point say a relatively new form of crypto mining malware, dubbed KingMiner, is “evolving.” Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/new-crypto-mining-malware-seen-to-evolve-say-researchers"New Crypto Mining Malware Seen to ‘Evolve,’ Say Researchers"
VanEck, SolidX and Cboe met with SEC staff on Monday to demonstrate how the bitcoin market is ready for an ETF. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-etf-seekers-met-with-sec-monday-in-latest-pitch-for-approval"Bitcoin ETF Seekers Met With SEC Monday In Latest Pitch for Approval"
The price of bitcoin is on its way to recording its worst monthly performance since August of 2011. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-price-ends-november-with-worst-monthly-decline-in-7-years"Bitcoin Price Ends November With Worst Monthly Decline in 7 Years"
Check Point Research cybersecurity firm has found that the KingMiner cryptojacking malware is “evolving” its attack methods Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/cyber-security-firm-check-point-research-reports-of-evolving-monero-cryptojacker"Cyber Security Firm Check Point Research Reports of ‘Evolving’ Monero Cryptojacker"
Switzerland’s oldest university, the University of Basel, has awarded an honorary doctorate to Vitalik Buterin, a co-founder of the Ethereum network Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/oldest-swiss-university-awards-honorary-doctorate-to-ethereum-co-founder-vitalik-buterin"Oldest Swiss University Awards Honorary Doctorate to Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin"
Crashes in the crypto market resulted in spikes in mainstream media coverage from 2013 to 2018, per a recent study by Clovr Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/study-crypto-coverage-in-media-peaked-following-market-slump"Study: Crypto Coverage in Media Peaked Following Market Slump"
German financial regulators have warned the public about an unapproved crypto offering, which it claimed was operating without permission under the German Banking Act Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/german-financial-watchdog-warns-public-about-unauthorized-crypto-offering"German Financial Watchdog Warns Public About Unauthorized Crypto Offering"