Buterin Thinks He Knows How to Stop ‘51% Attacks’

This summer ZenCash cryptocurrency has suffered from the attack that led to the loss of $500 000, which is 13 234 in ZEN. The type of hacker attack that was performed is known as a “51% attack” during which the hacker or some hacking team takes over 51% of the blockchain nodes and becomes able to steal cash from the system.

To understand the gist of the 51% attack, we need to clarify the way the criminals steal the money. Firstly, many think that attackers steal cash from specific clients’ wallets. However, it’s not the way; 51% attack does not allow criminal
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