Investors welcomed the news, but it could also mean additional record-keeping for people who spend bitcoins like cash.
Victims are asked to make bitcoin payments to recover encrypted files after their bitcoin wallets might have already been emptied
A framework for Bitcoin derivatives seeks to guard against price swings
Vircurex had been trying to pay back losses incurred last year
The failed exchange says it found 200,000 bitcoins that just suddenly disappeared.
Bitcoin-QT, rebranded as Bitcoin Core, has more than six fixes for the so-called transaction malleability problem
Legal experts say it would be hard for Nakamoto to build a strong case.
The exchange said on its website that wallet balances are not an acknowledgement of claims
Recently leaked Mt. Gox data archive contains a malicious application that steals Bitcoin wallet files, a researcher from Kaspersky Lab said
The exchange continued to operate and collect transaction fees despite its troubles