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Student May Have Tried to Hack West Virginia’s Blockchain Voting App

A University of Michigan student may have attempted to hack West Virginia’s blockchain voting app as part of a course on election security. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating whether a student at the University of Michigan attempted to hack the West Virginia’s voting app.“Not one single vote was changed” On Oct. 5, according […]

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‘Free’ Money: How Students Mine Cryptocurrency in Their Dorm Rooms

Crypto mining seems popular among students, but does this “free” money thing really work? Last month, reports surfaced on crypto mining research conducted by tech conglomerate Cisco with the following headline: “College kids are using campus electricity to mine crypto.”Indeed, many students don’t have to worry about paying power bills, as per their university housing […]