Hacks

Bitpoint Reveals Amounts Stolen, Pledging to Reimburse Users in Crypto

Japanese exchange Bitpoint has published the breakdown of crypto assets stolen in the ¥3 billion (~$27.8 million) hack of its p...

19% of World Population Bought Crypto Before 2019: Kaspersky Report

A new survey by Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab introduced on June 17th revealed that 19% of people globally have...

Major Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Prosecuted for Failure to Protect User Data

South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb has been prosecuted for its alleged failure to take adequate measures to protect personal ...

Recent Firefox’s Zero-Day Flaw Was Used in Attacks Against Coinbase’s Employees

The recent Firefox’s zero-day security flaw was used in attacks against major crypto exchange and wallet service Coinbase, acco...

Mark Karpeles Talks Mt. Gox Creditor Claims and Life After Trial

Disclaimer: The interview was edited and condensed for publication Mt. Gox crypto exchange is well remembered — but mostly for ...
June 16, 2019
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$1.5M in Stolen Bitcoin From 2016 Bitfinex Hack Changes Address

A portion of bitcoin (BTC) stolen from Bitfinex crypto exchange back in 2016 has been moved from hackers’ wallets to an unknown...

Komodo Hacks Itself and Saves Crypto Worth $13M After Learning of Security Vulnerability

Crypto wallet provider Komodo effectively hacked itself to prevent fraudsters from accessing its users’ funds, the company conf...

Liquidators of Hacked Cryptopia Exchange Release Report, Note $4.2M Owed to Creditors

The liquidators of now-defunct New Zealand crypto exchange Cryptopia have released the first report on the state of affairs of ...

BCH May Have Sustained $1.3 Million+ Double Spend: BitMex Research

Following its hard fork on May 15, bitcoin cash (BCH) appears to have experienced a two-block chain reorganization resulting in...

Are Centralized Exchanges the Way to Go?

It goes without saying that exchanges command significant influence over the cryptocurrency market, being the exclusive portals...