Bittrex to Move BTC Assets Among Cold Wallets

Bittrex team tries to assure users that everything's okay
11 January 2019   216

The American cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex announced that the platform is in the process of reorganizing the system of cold storage of crypto assets, as a result of which the assets are moved among the wallets.

Update: We are in the process of reorganizing and expanding our cold storage, resulting in moving funds between our cold wallets. There is no need to be worried.
 

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Additionally, trading floor reported that Pabled Paxos (PAX) can be traded on Bittrex against fiat currencies.

Also, Bittrex noted that from January 17, it will be possible to buy and sell Digibyte (DGB) coins for fiat money.

Traders Personal Data to be Sold on the Darkweb

IDs of 1000 users of Bittrex, Poloniex, Bitfinex and Binance costs only $10
21 January 2019   305

A hacker under the pseudonym ExploitDOT is trying to sell data from users of the leading Bitcoin exchanges (Bittrex, Poloniex, Bitfinex and Binance), which they provided as part of the KYC procedure. It is noteworthy that a pack of hundreds of identity cards costs only $ 10, reports CCN.

ExploitDOT places its offers on the Dread darknet-marketplace. Moreover, an independent cybersecurity researcher who wished to remain anonymous, allegedly managed to get the real data of three users of the Binance exchange, pretending to be a buyer.

ExploitDOT even offers documents in bulk: up to $ 1 per 1000 copies, if the buyer places an order from 25 thousand.

Earlier, Cryptopia, a cryptocurrency exchange, has suspended work, informing users of “substantial losses” due to a security breach.