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Blockchain Wallet CoinPouch Hacked, Verge (XVG) Coins Affected

Blockchain Wallet CoinPouch Hacked, Verge (XVG) Coins Affected

Blockchain Wallet CoinPouch Hacked, Verge (XVG) Coins Affected Another cryptocurrency hacking story has surfaced over the last 24 hours – multi-currency crypto wallet CoinPouch has announced that one of its nodes containing Verge currency has been hacked. The company made the announcement on its official Twitter handle, and afterwards issued an official statement. In response […]

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Parity Multisig Hacked. Again

Parity Multisig Hacked. Again

Yesterday, Parity Multisig Wallet was hacked again: https://paritytech.io/blog/security-alert.html “This means that currently no funds can be moved out of the [ANY Parity] multi-sig wallets” A lot of people/companies/ICOs are using Parity-generated multisig wallets. About $300M is frozen and (probably) lost forever. Disclaimer: I lost little money (about $1000) but my friends lost about $300K. Who […]

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Two Bitcoin Exchanges Were Hacked in South Korea in 2017, Importance of Wallet Security

Two Bitcoin Exchanges Were Hacked in South Korea in 2017, Importance of Wallet Security

Two Bitcoin Exchanges Were Hacked in South Korea in 2017, Importance of Wallet Security Two major South Korean bitcoin and digital currency exchanges were hacked in 2017. Yet, users, traders and investors continue to store their bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Litecoin and Ethereum Classic on custodial exchanges and centralized platforms. There exists […]

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