What is cyber ransom Bitcoin?
Ransomware virus Wanakrai, which has victimized more than two million computers worldwide. After the virus is entered into a network, the computer locks the file without your approval and then it is sought for ransom from the target to unlock it. T amount of money is being sought as ransom in a virtual currency Bitcoin.
What is Bitcoin
Bitcoin is a virtual currency that has no government control.
This currency has not been issued by any bank.
Since it is not a currency of any country, there is no tax on this.
Bitcoin is completely a secret currency and it can be kept hidden from the government.
Also it can be bought or sold directly anywhere in the world.
Initially, the cryptocurrency was earned in exchange for extremely complex tasks on the computer.
Since this currency is only in the code, therefore it can not be forfeited or destroyed.
According to an estimate, around 1.5 crore bitcoins are in circulation at this time.
The user has to register the address to buy a bitcoin.
This address is in the code of 27-34 characters or digits and works like a virtual address. Bitcoin is sent on this basis.
There is no register of these virtual addresses, such as those who keep bitcoin can keep their identity confidential.
These addresses are stored in Bitcoin wallet, in which bits are kept.
The popularity of virtual currency bitcoin can be estimated from the fact that in March this year, its price was higher than the price of one ounce gold for the first time. On March 2, a bitcoin was closed at $ 1268 in the international market, while the price of an ounce gold was at $ 1233.
However, many experts have questioned the future of this virtual currency.