Crypto Hack Takes Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Offline

Another crypto hack has plagued the cryptocurrency space. This time, the New Zealand-based Cryptopia found itself at the center of it. The cryptocurrency exchange announced the news via the company’s Twitter this morning, stating it “suffered a security breach which resulted in significant losses.” Cryptopia Crypto Hack — Cryptopia Exchange (@Cryptopia_NZ) January 15, 2019 The […]

Zaif Exchange Hack: 6,000 Bitcoin Stolen but BTC Price Remains Steady

Are we becoming so used to hacks in the cryptocurrency sphere, that we no longer panic when they happen? It might seem so, considering Bitcoin’s price remains pretty-much unchanged despite a Zaif exchange hack last night. Japan’s Zaif Exchange Hack The cryptocurrency market took another hit last night when the Zaif exchange hack was announced. […]

Despite its Hack, Bithumb Made $35 Million in Q1 and Q2 of 2018

Bithumb made around $ 35 million USD for the first half of 2018, despite its recent hack, says local South Korean local news agency Yonhap. Bithumb Success Despite its hack back in June of this year, the South Korean crypto exchange came out on top the first half of 2018. “The sales amounted to 33,060 […]

Another Hack! Bancor Exchange has $23.5 M Stolen

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 […]

Victims of the Latest MyEtherWallet Hack: Hola VPN Users

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.  […]