Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Hacked for Millions

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    Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Hacked for Millions
    It's the latest in a long line of costly hacks for crypto exchanges throughout the world
    September 8, 2020

    https://decrypt.co/41210/another-cryptocurrency-exchange-gets-hacked-millions
    Eterbase:
    2020-09-08: Hot Wallets compromised
    2020-09-09: Hot Wallets compromised – Official Announcement
     
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    Cryptocurrency Exchange KuCoin Hacked, $150 Million Moved
    A lot of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrency left the exchange all at once
    September 26, 2020

    https://decrypt.co/43015/cryptocurrency-exchange-kucoin-likely-hacked-reports
     
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    Hacked Crypto Exchange KuCoin Has Recovered Most of the Stolen Funds, Co-Founder Says
    November 11, 2020
    https://www.cryptoglobe.com/latest/...red-most-of-the-stolen-funds-co-founder-says/
     
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    DeFi Platform Akropolis Hacked for $2 Million DAI
    Cryptocurrency borrowing and lending service Akropolis said it suffered a "flash loan" attack
    (DeFi = Decentralized Finance)

    November 13, 2020

    https://atozmarkets.com/news/defi-platform-akropolis-hacked-for-2-million-dai/
    Akropolis: The Attack backlog
     
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    Open Letter To Akropolis Delphi Hacker
    November 14, 2020
    https://medium.com/@akropolisio/open-letter-to-akropolis-delphi-hacker-91e883667cc
     
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    Value DeFi Hacker Returns $2 Million Out of Goodwill, New Vaults Coming with “Maximum Security & Audit”
    November 15, 2020
    https://bitcoinexchangeguide.com/va...ew-vaults-coming-with-maximum-security-audit/
     
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    Cheese Bank's multi-million dollar hack explained by security firm
    Nefarious parties are using flashloans in conjunction with stablecoins to steal DeFi funds from platforms
    November 16, 2020

    https://cointelegraph.com/news/cheese-bank-s-multi-million-dollar-hack-explained-by-security-firm
     
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    Crypto service offers hackers bug bounty – a slap in the face to threat researchers
    November 16, 2020
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...nty-a-slap-in-the-face-to-threat-researchers/
     
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    Liquid Exchange Hit by Data Breach with Users Information Likely Exposed
    November 18, 2020
    https://www.coinspeaker.com/liquid-exchange-data-breach/
    Liquid: Security Incident on November 13, 2020
     
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    Ethereum-based Origin Dollar Hacked for Estimated $7 Million
    November 17, 2020
    https://decrypt.co/48478/ethereum-based-origin-dollar-hacked-for-estimated-7-million
     
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    KuCoin inches closer to recovery by reopening deposits and withdrawals
    November 22, 2020
    https://cointelegraph.com/news/kuco...ecovery-by-reopening-deposits-and-withdrawals
     
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    Venezuela Arrests Suspects in $2 Million Bitcoin Heist
    December 2, 2020
    https://decrypt.co/50100/venezuela-arrests-suspects-2-million-bitcoin-heist
     
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    EXMO cryptocurrency exchange hacked, loses 5% of total assets
    December 21, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...hange-hacked-loses-5-percent-of-total-assets/
    EXMO: Important! EXMO Security Incident Update
     
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    Crypto Exchange Livecoin Begs Users to Stop Trading After Losing Control of Servers
    Cryptocurrency exchange Livecoin claims to have suffered what it called a “carefully planned attack.”
    December 24, 2020
    https://www.coindesk.com/livecoin-crypto-exchange-hack
     
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    EXMO Hackers Cashed Out $4 Million Using Poloniex
    The exchange is tentatively resuming deposits and withdrawals on December 25-26
    December 25, 2020

    https://www.financemagnates.com/cry...-hackers-cashed-out-4-million-using-poloniex/
    EXMO: Security Incident Update 23/12/2020: Further Steps
     
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    Police accuse BitGrail of ‘hacking itself’ to steal $120 million
    December 27, 2020
    https://coingeek.com/police-accuse-bitgrail-of-hacking-itself-to-steal-120-million/
     
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    Livecoin halted operations after the December attack
    The Russian cryptocurrency exchange Livecoin has announced it is terminating its operation following the December cyberattack
    January 20, 2021

    https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/113650/digital-id/livecoin-halted-operations.html
     
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    Look, I'm sorry [not really], but I crack up every time I read one these articles.
    It would be interesting to see a list of cryptocurrency exchanges, operating for at least 2-3 years, that have not been hacked.
     
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