Category: hack

Cryptopia: Stolen Ethereum transferred to unknown wallet days after exchange confirms liquidation

The saga of the hacked New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange, Cryptopia, doesn’t seem to end. Just a week after the exchange entered the liquidation process, over 30,000 ETH stolen from Cryptopia in January was transferred to an unknown wallet. As confirmed by WhaleAlert, a tracker of large cryptocurrency-related transactions, the transfer […]

Cryptopia Limited appoints Grant Thornton as liquidators

David Ruscoe and Russell Moore from Grant Thornton New Zealand were yesterday appointed liquidators of Cryptopia Limited, a New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange based in Christchurch. The highly publicised hack of Cryptopia’s exchange in January 2019 had a severe impact on the company’s trade. Despite the efforts of management to reduce […]

Binance Plans to Halt Deposits, Withdrawals And Trading Operation For 6-8 Hours Tomorrow: Security Upgrade

Top crypto exchange Binance has announced plans to halt operation for about six to eight hours while it upgrades its system tomorrow. During this period, the trader won’t be able to make deposits, withdrawals or any trade. A Response to Binance Hack Just yesterday, Changpeng Zhao(CZ), the exchange’s CEO announced […]

Binance Cryptocurrency Exchange to Unfreeze Deposits and Withdrawals

Changpeng Zhao (CZ), the founder of the highly reputed Binance cryptocurrency exchange which recently suffered a security breach, has revealed via a blog post on May 12, 2019, that the exchange is putting preparations in top gear to resume deposits and withdrawals latest by Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Binance Moves […]

Binance updates dates for resuming deposit and withdrawals on the exchange after recent hack

Binance’s hack created quite a lot of buzz and also spread awareness about Bitcoin blockchain’s due to CZ’s comments to recover the lost funds. In a recent update on their official blog, the exchange revealed plans to resume deposit and withdrawals from Tuesday. The blog stated: “In the past few […]