Monero

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    Monero is a secure, private, untraceable cryptocurrency based on the CryptoNote protocol. The Company is committed to providing the maximum amount of decentralization. Monero continues to develop with goals of privacy, security, ease of use and efficiency.
    TypePrivate
    Founded2014
    Websitegetmonero.org

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    Key People/Management at Monero

    Riccardo Spagni

    Riccardo Spagni

    Core Developer

    Monero Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2014

    Cryptocurrency

    Monero (XMR)
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    Monero Cybersecurity Score

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    78/100

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    Monero News and Updates

    Bittrex Won’t Disclose Why It Withdrew Support for Dash, Zcash, Monero

    As of today, zcash, monero and dash won’t be included among Bittrex’s tradable assets.

    Bittrex to Delist ‘Privacy Coins’ Monero, Dash and Zcash

    While Bittrex gave no reason for the removals, exchanges around the world have been moving to delist coins that seek to hide the activity of their users.

    Monero Breaks 2-Year High Amid Rising Concerns Over Online Ransom

    Monero's price broke its two-year high Tuesday amid rising concerns over cyber ransom.

    Ukrainian Politician Discloses Owning $24M in Privacy Coin Monero

    The city council member in Kramatorsk, Ukraine, bought 185,000 XMR in 2015 when the cryptocurrency's price was well below $1.

    First Mover: Monero Leads Privacy-Coin Rally as Bitcoin Trips on Path to $12K

    Monero, zcash and other privacy coins, a type of digital token that provides users with enhanced anonymity, are surging in cryptocurrency markets.

    IRS Will Pay Up To $625,000 If You Can Crack Monero, Other Privacy Coins

    The IRS is now offering cash to anyone who can “reliably produce useful results on a variety of real-world CI cryptocurrency investigations involving Monero and/or Lightning.”
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    Monero Blogs

    Monero 0.17.1.9 'Oxygen Orion' Point Release

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.9 minor point release of the Monero software. This is a recommended release that contains mitigations against the ongoing memory exhaustion attack. Some highlights of this minor release are: Add different limits for epee binary format for P2P and RPC Add …

    Monero GUI 0.17.1.9 'Oxygen Orion' released

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.9 minor point release of the Monero GUI software. This is a recommended release that contains mitigations against the ongoing memory exhaustion attack. The latest CLI release notes can be found on the precedent blog post Some highlights of this minor release a…

    Monero GUI 0.17.1.8 'Oxygen Orion' released

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.8 minor point release of the Monero GUI software. This is a recommended release that contains mitigations against the ongoing memory exhaustion attack. The latest CLI release notes can be found on the precedent blog post Some highlights of this minor release a…

    Monero 0.17.1.8 'Oxygen Orion' Point Release

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.8 minor point release of the Monero software. This is a recommended release that contains mitigations against the ongoing memory exhaustion attack. Some highlights of this minor release are: Protocol: drop nodes if they claim new data but only give stale da…

    Monero 0.17.1.7 'Oxygen Orion' Point Release

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.7 minor point release of the Monero software. This is a recommended release that contains P2P network layer improvements. Some highlights of this minor release are: P2P: include first new block in chain entry response P2P: more restrictive checks on chain…

    Monero GUI 0.17.1.7 'Oxygen Orion' released

    Overview This is the v0.17.1.7 minor point release of the Monero GUI software. This is a recommended release that contains P2P network layer improvements. The latest CLI release notes can be found on the precedent blog post Some highlights of this minor release are: Ask for writing de…
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    Monero Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Monero founded?

      Monero was founded in 2014.

    • Who are Monero key executives?

      Monero's key executives are Riccardo Spagni.

    • Who are Monero competitors?

      Competitors of Monero include MobileCoin, Verge and PIVX.