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Russian Agents Who Hacked DNC Emails Thought Bitcoin Was Anonymous

Twelve officers of the Russian military received a charge of money laundering for attempting to use bitcoin to hide their role in influencing the 2016 U.S. presidential election. It all goes back to July 2016 when the Democratic National Committee (DNC) announced it had been hacked by two Russian hacking groups, going by the names “Fancy Bear” and “Cozy Bear”. ...

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Chinese Police Arrest Malware Developers Who Hacked $2 Million in Crypto

The developers are responsible for hacking millions of computers to hack a total of $2 million in cryptocurrencies. Computers were initially infected with a mining program and a mining monitoring software — whenever the latter detected CPU utilization below 50%, the former would silently start mining in the background. The cycle was repeated endlessly, with all the proceeds being sent ...

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Decentralized Crypto Exchange Bancor Hacked, $12M in Ether Stolen

In a statement, Bancor, a decentralized exchange, stated that a vulnerability was exploited to steal 24,984 ETH (approx $12 million), $1 million worth of NPXS and $10 million worth of BNT. In a tweet earlier today, Bancor stated that it has identified a security breach and will investigate into the issue. It assured that no user wallets were compromised and ...

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Square Receives the Illusive BitLicense, Bithumb Hacked in this Week of Crypto Ups and Downs

Top Stories This Week Leading South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked For $30 Mln In Crypto Bithumb, which has fallen from 6th to 10th place for cryptocurrency exchanges worldwide by trading volume, has had about $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies stolen in an apparent hack. Bithumb has temporarily suspended all deposits and payments, noting that they are moving all assets ...

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Bithumb Hacked for Over $31 Million USD – Crypto Market Rebounds – Crypto Currency News

The world’s sixth largest cryptocurrency exchange by daily trade volume, Bithumb, has just been hacked for $31 million. This morning the South Korean exchange announced that hackers had stolen close to 35 million Korean won for its system. [긴급공지] 입출금 서비스 전면 중단 안내암호화폐 입금을 중단해 주시기 바랍니다. 오늘 새벽 약 350억원 규모의 암호화폐가 탈취당했습니다. 회원님의 자산은 콜드월렛에 안전하게 보관되고 있습니다. 당분간 ...

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World’s Sixth Largest Crypto Exchange by Trade Volume Bithumb Hacked

Hackers have stolen cryptocurrencies worth $30 million from South Korea’s leading virtual currency exchange Bithumb, Cointelegraph Japan reported June 19. As a result all deposits and payments have been temporarily suspended. *All deposit and withdrawal service will be stopped to make sure the security. We will keep notice you of the restart of the service. We apologize for your inconvenience ...

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Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked, Thieves Steal $30 Million

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has suspended deposits and withdrawals after losing $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies as the result of an apparent hack. The Seoul-based company, once the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, on Wednesday announced that $30 million worth of undisclosed cryptocurrencies had been stolen from the platform. It is not clear at what time the theft occurred, but ...

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Breaking News: Bithumb Hacked For $30 Million In Cryptocurrencies, Market Drops

Bithumb, one of the largest exchanges in Asia, just broke the news that it has been hacked, with the hackers reportedly stealing over $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies. Bithumb Wallet Change Backfires At 12:49 UTC on June 19th, Bithumb announced that they would be temporarily suspending deposits due to a change in wallets with their exchange service. Although a change in ...

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