Re: [Bitcoin-development] Long-term mining incentives

2015-05-13 Thread Pedro Worcel
Thank you for your response, that does make sense. It's going to be interesting to follow what is going to happen! 2015-05-14 3:41 GMT+12:00 Gavin Andresen gavinandre...@gmail.com: On Tue, May 12, 2015 at 7:48 PM, Adam Back a...@cypherspace.org wrote: I think its fair to say no one knows how

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Long-term mining incentives

2015-05-12 Thread Pedro Worcel
Disclaimer: I don't know anything about Bitcoin. ‚Äč2) Proof-of-idle supported (I wish Tadge Dryja would publish his proof-of-idle idea) 3) Fees purely as transaction-spam-prevention measure, chain security via alternative consensus algorithm (in this scenario there is very little mining). I

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Proposal to address Bitcoin malware

2015-02-02 Thread Pedro Worcel
I think what he is saying is that there is no point in having three signatures if they are not segregated in a secure manner. This is to say, if you use your computer as one factor, and a third party website as another, but you use the same computer to access the website, there is no gain in

[Bitcoin-development] Miners MiTM

2014-08-07 Thread Pedro Worcel
Hi there, I was wondering if you guys have come across this article: http://www.wired.com/2014/08/isp-bitcoin-theft/ The TL;DR is that somebody is abusing the BGP protocol to be in a position where they can intercept the miner traffic. The concerning point is that they seem to be having some

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Miners MiTM

2014-08-07 Thread Pedro Worcel
with that... slush On Fri, Aug 8, 2014 at 1:45 AM, Luke Dashjr l...@dashjr.org wrote: On Thursday, August 07, 2014 11:02:21 PM Pedro Worcel wrote: Hi there, I was wondering if you guys have come across this article: http://www.wired.com/2014/08/isp-bitcoin-theft/ The TL;DR