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Nicehash Mining Pool Allegedly Hacked — Accused of Losing 4449 BTC (US$60M)

According to reports circulating on the web, the mining pool Nicehash was hacked today for allegedly 4,449 BTC or US$60M at current prices. The Nicehash pool has confirmed the organization was breached but did not disclose how many bitcoins were stolen. Also read: Japan Increases Lead – Approves Another Four New Cryptocurrency Exchanges The Mining Pool […]

Bitcoin Money – Mt. Gox Security Incident – Updates 2 and 3

Bitcoin Money – Mt. Gox Security Incident – Updates 2 and 3: A number of additional details of the security incident at Mt. Gox were revealed.  Bitcoin Money highlights the details: “Someone who performs audits on our system and had read-only access…

Bitcoin Money – Dear Mt.Gox user

Bitcoin Money – Dear Mt.Gox user: Bitcoin Money shares the message from Mt. Gox regarding their security incident in which account information was compromised: “Security professionals […] are finding hundreds of these passwords [from the Mt. Gox da…