Bitcoin Users Leery of Tor: 23% of the Network’s Exit Capacity Compromised

Bitcoin.com | Aug 13, 2020 at 5:00 AM
  • Hackers are stealing bitcoin through the large-scale use of malicious relays on the Tor network according to a newly published research report on the subject.
  • A great number of bitcoiners and cryptocurrency advocates leverage the Tor network to surf the web with anonymity but also to leverage darknet markets and coin mixers.
  • Of course, the hackers are focused on making money and they have utilized bitcoin address rewriting attacks.