Browsing the "Hacks" Tag

Cryptopia Exchange Resumes Crypto Trading Amid Banking Issues

| Daniel Palmer

Cryptopia, the cryptocurrency exchange hit by a major hack in mid-January, has restarted trading of 40 pairs deemed secure.

Japan to Hold First Ever Trial Over Crypto Hacking Losses

| Yogita Khatri

An 18-year-old Japanese youth has been sent to prosecutors in the country's first ever trial involving cryptocurrency cyber-theft.

Hacked Exchange Cryptopia Discloses Estimate of Stolen Crypto

| Yogita Khatri

New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has given an idea of the losses arising from a hack on its platform last month.

US Government Returns Bitcoins Retrieved Following 2016 Bitfinex Hack

| Daniel Palmer

Bitfinex has announced that 27 of the bitcoins stolen in a major 2016 hack have been returned after they were retrieved by the U.S. government.

IOTA: Almost All Tokens From $11 Million Hack Have Been Found

| Daniel Palmer

Almost all of roughly $11 million-worth of iota tokens alleged to have been stolen by a British man have been found.

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Hackers Just Stole Another $180K in Ether From Cryptopia Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Hackers still have control over cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia and have removed more funds, says blockchain data firm Elementus.

Two Groups Responsible for 60% of All Crypto Exchange Hacks: Report

| Yogita Khatri

Two groups alone are responsible for a majority of hacks at cryptocurrency exchanges to date, Chainalysis research suggests.

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LocalBitcoins Reveals Security Breach With Some Crypto Wallets Affected

| Yogita Khatri

Peer-to-peer bitcoin trading site LocalBitcoins says it's suffered a hack via a third-party service that affected a small number of users.

New Zealand Police Keeping ‘Open Mind’ on Cryptopia Hack

| Yogita Khatri

New Zealand Police says the investigation into the hack of crypto exchange Cryptopia is complex and it's keeping an "open mind" on all possibilities.

New Zealand Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Goes Offline Citing Hack

| Yogita Khatri

New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has gone offline claiming "significant" losses arising from a hack.