Published on April 19th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
Is Bitcoin Collider Malware
Is the Large Bitcoin Collider malware?
Tue 18 April 2017
Yesterday, /u/SopaXorzTaker submitted a post to r/Bitcoin
suggesting the Large Bitcoin Collider (a.k.a.
This was the first I’d heard of LBC, although it has apparently received a lot of publicity lately.
LBC attempts to brute-force Bitcoin keys by using a distributed “pool” of users running the software, and then distributing any funds
among the pool participants.
The search space is so overwhelmingly large that it will find nothing but weakly-generated keys.2.)