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Bitcoin value $72M stolen from Bitfinex sell in Hong Kong

Nearly 120,000 units of digital banking Bitcoin value about US$72 million was stolen from a sell height Bitfinex in Hong Kong, creation it a second-biggest confidence crack ever of such an exchange.

Bitfinex is one of a largest exchanges for Bitcoin, and is famous in a digital banking village for carrying a height that has low liquidity in a U.S. dollar/Bitcoin banking pair.

The conflict on Bitfinex was suggestive of a identical though incomparable crack during MtGox, a Tokyo-based Bitcoin sell that was forced to record for failure in early 2014 after hackers stole an estimated $650 million value of customers’ Bitcoins.






Article source: http://www.dailystar.com.lb//Business/International/2016/Aug-03/365297-bitcoin-tanks-after-hong-kong-exchange-breach.ashx