skip to Main Content

Change Address

A UTXO system like Bitcoin treats crypto similarly to physical cash. Let’s say that Bob has 2 Bitcoins. Bob wants to give Alice 1.75 bitcoin. Bob’s wallet first unlocks his UTXO of 2 bitcoins and uses this whole 2 bitcoin…

Read more
Cojoin And SharedCoin

CoinJoin and SharedCoin

CoinJoin and SharedCoin: CoinJoin is an anonymization method for bitcoin transactions proposed by Gregory Maxwell. The following idea is behind CoinJoin: “When you want to make a payment, find someone else who also wants to make a payment and make…

Read more

Crypto Dusting

Crypto Dusting is a cryptocurrency privacy attack that sees malicious actors sending a very small amounts of coins—typically referred to as "dust"—to identify the person or entity that controls the wallet. The value of dust is below the threshold required…

Read more
Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency

A cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies are a subset of alternative…

Read more

Cryptocurrency Exchange

A business that allows customers to trade cryptocurrencies or digital currencies for other assets, such as conventional fiat or other digital currencies. An exchange can be either a “traditional” exchange or a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Exchange. Businesses with a significant physical…

Read more
Back To Top