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POKKET: Crypto Market Update (Aug 12)

POKKET: Crypto Market Update (Aug 12)

Bitcoin is +0.3% to $46.0k, ETH is doing better +1.8% to $3230. Movers are TRU +64%, DENT +31%, DOCK +20%, MATIC +19%, HOT +17%, OCEAN +14%, CND +13%, WABI CELR +12%, SUSHI +11%, STMX +10%. DOGE is up +40% in a week as the rest of the crypto market remains quiet. Lockbit hit Accenture with ransomware, and has started releasing stolen files after the victim said it had "contained the matter" and brushed off the hack. SEC chair Gary Gensler has written a letter to Senator Warren about the need for…
POKKET: Crypto Market Update (July 6)

POKKET: Crypto Market Update (July 6)

Bitcoin price is -4.3% at $33800, while ETH is -5.2% at $2200. Movers are SNX +25%, ALPHA +15%, AAVE +10%, AXS -10%, and rest are in between for Pokket listed tokens. Bitcoin.org has been hit with a DDoS attack, with the attackers demanding a ransom of (pinky in mouth) '0.5 BTC'. The REvil syndicate hit again last Friday, with ransomeware across US companies demanding for $70M worth of BTC - the penetration started at Kaseya, an IT firm, then moved on to its clients, attacking hundreds of f…