Six crypto exchanges have been hacked year-to-date in 2019: An overview of the hacks and analysis of methods to address hacking attacks
Ever since cryptocurrencies started gaining value, hackers have targeted exchanges that provide digital asset trading and malicious entities have siphoned billions of dollars worth of bitcoin since 2010. So far, over 1 million of the world’s BTC has been stolen from exchanges and traders continue to leave vast quantities of funds on centralized trading platforms. […]
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The shut down of a major crypto exchange in South Korea in April showed the impact a prolonged bear market could have on crypto businesses. 4 of South Korea’s top 5 exchanges recorded big net losses
Over the last few years, South Korea has become a hotspot for cryptocurrencies and the region captures a large amount of the world’s digital asset trade volume. A survey published on April 20 by the Korea Financial Investment Association shows that the average South Korean cryptocurrency trader has increased their crypto holdings by 64.2% over […]
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The CEO of Blockchain Exchange Alliance — which has a controlling stake in major South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb — has revealed plans to expand to the U.S. and Japan
Bithumb has managed to freeze a major part of the stolen funds in collaboration with other exchanges and local police, but details of the hack are still sketchy. Learn more here
$200 million for Bithumb parent company sees expansion plans confirmed
Bithumb’s latest hack has been followed by a full audit to restore user confidence
Despite healthy sales growth, exchange Bithumb still suffered major losses last year, the company says
Crypto exchange Bithumb was hacked, again, this week, while the U.S. has delayed their Bitcoin ETF rule change decision, also again