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Trade Recommendation: Ethereum Classic | Hacked: Hacking Finance

Dec
08

The unprecedented rise in Bitcoin reached its vertical phase yesterday, with astronomical trading volumes, technical difficulties on the major exchanges, and extreme trading range in the most valuable coin before next week’s crucial BTC-futures launch.

Bitcoin’s record high is a bit…

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Trade Recommendation: Litecoin | Hacked: Hacking Finance

Dec
08

Writing anything against the price rise in bitcoin is like keeping your head in a guillotine and expecting it to be unhurt. However, at times, one’s got to do what one’s got to do. So, at the risk of ruffling a few feathers among the bitcoin enthusiasts and staunch supporters, I will put…

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Founders of hacked crypto-mining site apologize over Facebook livestream

Dec
08

Yesterday, hackers stole $64 million from NiceHash, a company that lets users apply their extra GPUs to mining cryptocurrencies. The attack caused NiceHash to shut down its website for 24 hours, as the site’s payment system was compromised and its bitcoin wallets emptied. Today, CEO Marko…

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Bitcoin Heist Adds $77 Million To Total Hacked Hauls Of $15 Billion

Dec
07

Slovenian website NiceHash, which lets users buy and sell computer time for mining cryptocurrency, lost about $77 million when its payment system was hacked in a “highly professional” heist, it told Reuters. In total, about 980,000 bitcoins, worth about $15 billion in today’s skyrocketing…

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NiceHash Hacked, $62 Million of Bitcoin May Be Stolen

Dec
07

New submitter Chir breaks the news to us that the NiceHash crypto-mining marketplace has been hacked. The crypto mining pool broke the news on Reddit, where users suggest that as many as 4,736.42 BTC — an amount worth more than $62 million at current prices — has…

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Largest Cryptocurrency Mining Market NiceHash Hacked

Dec
06

6th December 2017  By Catalin Cimpanu

 

NiceHash website showing a maintenance message during security breach announcement

 

In a statement published on social media, NiceHash, a crypto-mining marketplace, said hackers breached its site and stole all the Bitcoin from its main wallet.

 

NiceHash is a service that allows users to register and rent…

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$62 Million Gone? Cryptocurrency Mining Market NiceHash Hacked

Dec
06

The cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceHash has been hacked, its team said Wednesday.

Posting on social media, NiceHash said that “there has been a security breach involving NiceHash website” resulting in a loss of funds. NiceHash, formed in 2014, serves as a marketplace for miners to rent…

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Cryptocurrency site NiceHash may be ‘hacked’ – Wikitribune

Dec
06

The website of NiceHash, a cryptocurrency mining marketplace, says it is currently down for maintenance but some NH users have taken to Reddit and Twitter to speculate the site may have been hacked. Others say the marketplace is down for maintenance and that the site will soon be back…

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Trade Recommendation: Ethereum | Hacked: Hacking Finance

Nov
27

Litecoin approached all-time highs over the weekend, as the apparent surge in bitcoin extended to the altcoin market.

LTC/USD Price Levels

LTC/USD reached a high of $88.22 on Sunday, its best level in nearly three months. At press time, prices were up 8.4% at $85.93 for a market cap of $4.6…

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Another Cryptocurrency Gets Hacked. Here are the 30 Biggest Crypto Hacks So Far

Nov
21

Hackers are dogging cryptocurrencies.

It starts with nightmarish messages like this:

Yesterday, we discovered that funds were improperly removed from the Tether treasury wallet through malicious action by an external attacker. Tether integrators must take immediate action, as discussed…

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