• Bitcoin miner NiceHash reports hack, theft of its 'wallet'

    6 days ago - By Phys.org

    The Slovenian-based bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the possible theft of tens of millions of dollars' worth of bitcoins, as meanwhile the value of the virtual currency has soared to a new record high.
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  • Bitcoin exchange NiceHash loses millions to hackers - CNET

    6 days ago - By CNET

    Exchange loses its virtual wallet in breach, which some reports say contained more than $60 million in cryptocurrency.
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  • Bitcoin exchange NiceHash robbed of $64 million from its wallet

    Bitcoin exchange NiceHash robbed of $64 million from its wallet

    6 days ago - By The Next Web

    As the value of Bitcoin soars, it also turns holders of large volumes of the currency into prime targets for thieves. That's what appears to have done in NiceHash, a Slovenia-based Bitcoin exchange that claims its cryptocurrency wallet has been cleared out of $64 million worth of BTC. For those keeping score, that's about 4,700 BTC, each worth about $13,617 at the time of the breach. The company says it's still investigating the nature of the incident, and doesn't yet know the full scope of the attack it suffered at the hands of hackers. As such, it's encouraging users on...
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