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Binance Offers VIP Accounts to Hacked Users

| John Biggs

Binance will offer VIP accounts to affected users but recommends hacked users replace their government IDs.

Inside the Story: The Attempted Binance Extortion Explained

| John Biggs

In this video we explore how we researched and wrote our Binance KYC Leak story and what we know about the hacker, the hack, and the future of…

Binance Customer Data Has Leaked: What We Know and What We Don’t

| Wolfie Zhao and John Biggs

Binance, the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, said it's investigating the alleged of leak tens of thousands of customers…

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Hackers Are Turning Binance’s Stolen Bitcoin Into Other Cryptocurrencies

| John Biggs

Another tranche of stolen funds have hit exchanges and are being exchanged for other cryptos, according to a new analysis.

$6 Million in Stolen Binance Bitcoin Is On the Move Again

| John Biggs

A series of hops and "payments" shows that the Binance hackers are working to access some of their stolen millions.

Hacked Crypto Exchange Binance to Resume Deposits and Withdrawals on Tuesday

| John Biggs

New security efforts will improve Binance as it plans to reopen withdrawals and deposits on Tuesday.

Crypto Exchange Coinsecure Says Theft Probe Is Holding Up Refunds

| Nikhilesh De

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure said it was not yet legally able to refund its customers due to an ongoing investigation.

Bitcoin Exchange Implicates Employee In $3 Million Theft

| Sujha Sundararajan

Indian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure has announced the theft of nearly $3.3 million in bitcoin.


‘All Funds Are Safe’: Binance Denies Crypto Hack Rumors

| Nikhilesh De

Binance has reassured customers their money is still in their accounts after hours of speculation that the cryptocurrency exchange had been hacked.

Hacker Returns $26 Million in Ether Months After ICO Theft

| Nikhilesh De

A hacker who compromised CoinDash's website last year and took 43,500 ether tokens from would-be investors has returned 30,000 of them to the project.