r/CryptoCurrency - The double-spend attack is not the same as the 51% attack

r/CryptoCurrency – The double-spend attack is not the same as the 51% attack

Yeah, honestly with pool miners effectively mining to the highest bidder, the cost of a 51% attack is shockingly economical. The cost of mining is $88,000/EH_day and the hash rate is 112.22 EH/s, equating to $209,851 / hr (cost*hash*0.51). And if you launch a 51% attack you get most of that investment back since once …

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