Bitcoin Q&A: What is the biggest threat to Bitcoin in 2020?
What is currently the biggest threat to Bitcoin? 51% attacks? Are there any government crackdowns? Electric grid collapse? Pandemics? …Sharknados?
0: 00 What do you see as the biggest risks to bitcoin?
1: 25 I don’t worry about 51% attacks
2: 23 Electric failure
3: 08 Bitcoin doesn’t need the internet in order to change transactions and blocks
4: 03 I’m worried about political attacks
5: 10 I’m confident in the robustness, security, reliability and resilience of the system
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