The permanent closure comes after the exchange abruptly shut down in the wake of the attack in late December, leaving many of its users out of pocket.
Ledger has just discovered a Shopify security breach that led to the theft of 20,000 pieces of Ledger customer identification information.
Beware of downloading these three applications—Jamm, DaoPoker and eTrade—as they will allegedly steal your digital currencies.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission will allow digital currency broker-dealers a period of five years without enforcement action if they can verify they have control over customers’ digital assets.
Patrick Thompson takes a closer look at the DeFi hacks of 2020, and how the attacker was able to pull off the exploit resulting in the loss of at least $154 million.
Given the magnitude of the hack, CEO Pascal Gauthier reportedly saying paying off the affected users will sink Ledger financially.
Italian police have alleged a 34-year-old man from Florence is thought to be behind the theft from the exchange, which saw the company collapse into bankruptcy with significant losses for its users.
In total, $286,933,760 worth of digital currency and 200 pieces of customer data were stolen from digital currency exchanges in 2020.
A group called BISMUTH has reportedly attacked a number of targets linked to governments in Vietnam and France in recent weeks.
United Overseas Bank, one of Singapore’s largest banks, is looking into offering digital currency solutions, according to reports.
BitCoin was legal at creation; commoditizing data with protocol rules violates no laws—anymore than inventing the container, John Pitts writes.