In the meantime -
SC Magazine - Tor Network Exit Nodes Sniffing Passing Traffic -
The conclusion: “We can see that there's passive MITM [man in the middle spying] going on in the Tor network. This is done by setting up a fully functional and trustworthy exit node and start sniffing.”
In an email to SCMagazineUK.com, Chloe says it would be wrong to conclude that the Tor network was unusable: “It just shows that there's bad guys out there that will try to take advantage of Tor-users. This is a problem that affects VPN and proxies too, but the problem is that anyone can anonymously set up a node and start sniffing.”Surprise!!!!
Slashdot - Bitcoin Snafu Causes Miners to Generate Invalid Blocks -
A notice at bitcoin.org warns users of the cryptocurrency that many miners are currently generating invalid blocks. The cause seems to be out-of-date software, and software that assumed blocks were valid instead of checking them.That's it for the moment.