Another Hack! Bancor Exchange has $23.5 M Stolen

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Bancor hack: On Monday, the cryptocurrency world saw another hack. Crypto exchange Bancor — an Israel-Switzerland company — had $23.5 million worth of three different cryptocurrencies stolen. Its services include a wallet with a built-in exchange service and according to Bancor, no wallets were compromised but “a wallet used to upgrade some smart contracts was.” The breakdown of the Bancor hack looks like this: $12.5 million in Ether, $1 million in Pundi X’s NPXS token, and $10 million in Bancor’s BNT, were stolen. The exchange has managed to mitigate the damages by ……

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Victims of the Latest MyEtherWallet Hack: Hola VPN Users

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It’s only been four months since the last MyEtherWallet hack, but the crypto wallet platform is at the center of yet another security breach. This time, however, the breach involves the Hola VPN. As a result, if you use Hola’s Chrome extension, MyEtherWallet has warned that you should move your funds to a new account.  MyEtherWallet Hack: What We Know Yesterday, hackers compromised the Hola VPN service for roughly five hours. In that time, the crypto wallets of Google Chrome users may have been compromised. Why? Because they had the…

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$14 million worth of BTC, ETH, BCH, and XRP Stolen from Bithumb Hack

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Bithumb hack: Last week, the world’s 11th largest cryptocurrency exchange by its 24-hour trade volume, Bithumb, announced that it had been hacked. The initial reports suggested that close to 35 million Korean won ($31 million USD) had been taken from its platform. Several cryptocurrencies were stolen, including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). The original translated tweet read: “[Urgent notice] to stop the front of the withdrawal service password please stop the money transfer. Today, about 35 billion in the morning, the size of the password was…

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Bithumb Hack: $30M Lost, But Investors will be Compensated

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Bithumb hack investors repaid: Another week, another crypto exchange hack. Last Monday, June 11, the world awoke to the news of the Coinrail hack. This week, another South Korean exchange was also hacked. This time around it was Bithumb. In the Bithumb hack, roughly $30M in digital assets was stolen. Don’t worry, though – Bithumb has confirmed that investors will be fully compensated. Bithumb Hack: How it Went Down On Wednesday, June 20th, Bithumb posted on social media that the crypto exchange had been hacked, with the amount lost totaling…

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