Cryptopia Admits Being Hacked: Stolen Amount is Unknown, a $2.5M Transaction Could Reveal

TL;DR

  • Crypto exchange Cryptopia got hacked, the exchange has gone offline since then for investigation.
  • The exchange’s statement admits that the hack occurred on January 14th.
  • The details about the hack, including the stolen amount, remain unknown for the moment, although there are indications that the theft includes nearly $2.5 million of Ethereum coins.

It has been almost a full year since the largest crypto heist in the history of digital currencies, and the similar incident has occurred again, with Cryptopia Exchange being the target. Last year’s hack of Japan-based Coincheck exchange has seen the theft of around $530 in digital currencies.READ IN FULL

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