While “Lance G” could be anyone from a 16-year-old working out of his parents' basement to a 35-year-old man working out of his parent’s basement, one rumor has it that law enforcement officials are behind the attacks.
threatening to crash the site unless it forked over the surprisingly small amount of $5,000.
It's more of a "going out of business" or "these deals won't be here forever" type scheme as explained by Julian assuage.
quote:It works both ways.
Imagine the geeky early adopter who's seen his bitcoins from being worth a few cents to $266.
It works both ways.