Monero(XMR) Updates Its Carbon Chameleon Software

March 21, 2020      Tarulika Jain

Mr ErCiccione, the developer at Monero(XMR), announced the latest version of Monero software Carbon Chameleon, new v0.15.0.5. The upgraded version is mainly to fix the bugs in the program and need to be updated by advocates of “privacy by design” to make their system more efficient.

Monero Updated Software To Remove Bugs

The updated version aims to be the instrument into the operations within the Tor and I2P networks. Both of the networks facilitate the cryptographically sound methods to retrieve the information anonymously and for establishing online communication. According to Monero, the update includes the way Tor gets connected to the clearnet or publically accessible net (opposite of darknet). The rest of the features of the new Version is related to the execution of transactions. The latest version will be available for macOS, Windows, Linux and Android operating systems.

Updated Version Has the potential To Reduce Cyber Crimes

To safeguard the users from cybercrimes, the complete list of SHA-256 hashes is created to cross-check the authenticity of the downloads of software. The list is attached to the press release only. To authenticate the installation twice, the list of hashes can be verified by the associated GPG-key in the source code.

The latest version is released amid the outbreak of corona and dropping crypto market, as the cybercriminals have always targeted the remote mining Monero (XMR) with sophisticated techniques.

Recently, in the blog post of ESET cybersecurity firm, it has been mentioned that Statinko botnet hackers are utilizing the massive number of computers of victims for illicit mining by evading detection. Monero, in a way, released the Version at the correct point of time when the potential investors are scared due to the highly liquid cryptocurrency and the cybercrimes associated with it.

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