• Bitpoint exchange loses $32 million worth of cryptocurrency in hot wallet hack

    3 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint has been hacked, resulting in the loss of $32 million worth of various digital currencies, Bloomberg reports. The majority of funds lost belonged to customers, while the rest were owned by the exchange. Bitpoint has ceased operations and says the funds were stolen from a hot wallet that contained five cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash. As of yet, the company says it is not aware of any funds taken from cold wallets. Japan‘s Financial Services Agency ordered Bitpoint, and several other operators, to improve internal...
    Read more ...

     

  • Bitpoint cryptocurrency exchange hacked for $32 million

    Bitpoint cryptocurrency exchange hacked for $32 million

    3 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    $23 million of the stolen funds belonged to Bitpoint's customers; the rest belonged to the exchange itself.
    Read more ...

     

  • Japan crypto exchange loses $32 million of virtual money

    3 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has reported a hack causing the loss of 3.5 billion yen, or $32 million, worth of virtual money.
    Read more ...