Hacks

cc1
Coincheck Confirms Crypto Hack Loss Larger than Mt Gox
Japanese exchange Coincheck has confirmed that about $533 million-worth of cryptocurrency has been stolen from its digital wallets.
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gavel
Former Customers Sue Crypto Exchange Vircurex Over Frozen Funds
Former Vircurex customers are suing the exchange, four years after it first froze their funds and allegedly failed to repay them.
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Tether to Launch New Platform Following Hack
Tether, a startup that provides a dollar-pegged token, has said it plans to launch a new platform following a claimed security breach in November.
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Ice
Brain Freeze? Parity Bug Continues With No Easy Solution in Sight
With $160 million in funds frozen on the ethereum blockchain, a search for solutions is ongoing – if not altogether promising so far.
Ice

ice cubes
Is Your Ether Frozen? Parity Launches Support Website In Wake of Exploit
The multisig wallet provider has created a website where uses can check their ethereum addresses to see if their funds were affected by the exploit.
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smahedglass
Ethereum Security Lead: Hard Fork Required to Release Frozen Parity Funds
The security lead for the Ethereum Foundation has said a hard fork will be required to free up funds frozen in a hack yesterday.
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japan, digital
NRI Subsidiary Launches Blockchain Technology Assessment Service
A subsidiary of global consulting firm NRI has announced the launch of a new blockchain system assessment service.
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CoinDash ICO Hacker Nets Additional Ether as Theft Tops $10 Million
Money continues to trickle into an ethereum address compromised during an initial coin offering by a startup called CoinDash.
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