Litecoin Active Address Analysis Points to ‘Dusting Attacks’

Litecoin Active Address Analysis Points to ‘Dusting Attacks’

The Litecoin network has gone through what looks like a series of “dusting attacks”. Multiple addresses received “dust” amounts of LTC on at least two large-scale occasions in August and November, with other unusual spikes in transaction counts and wallet activity. An attack of this type is seemingly harmless, sending a small number of coins to known addresses.