Yandex

51% Attack

This is a situation where more than half of the computing power on a network is operated by a single individual or concentrated group, which gives them complete control over a network.

Things that an entity with 51% of the computing power can do include, but are not limited to:

  • Halting all mining
  • Halting and manipulating all interpersonal transactions
  • Using singular coins over and over

 

Source: https://medium.com/the-mission/21-terms-to-understand-cryptocurrency-8bee30aa8dfc

Prawo Autorskie © 2017 - 2019. Wszystkie prawa zastrzeżone.