Hardly had the Ethereum Token Sale CoinDash started (July 17th), the website has been hacked.
The official CoinDash statement was out on the company’s website. Thus, $7 million were stolen during the attack. The perpetrator’s identity hasn’t been established.
Now the Israeli blockchain start-up CoinDash claims that hackers returned part of the funds stolen in July. In total, CoinDash got back 10,000 ETH (about $ 2.9 million at the current exchange rate).
Today at 05:13:28 PM +UTC, 10,000 ETH were sent back from the hackers address (FAKE_CoinDash) to one of CoinDash’s ETH accounts; Address (Tx Link)
A small translation tof 488 ETH was made from the address of the hacker on ShapeShift through several accounts on proxy servers. Noticing this transaction, the CoinDash team stepped up efforts to investigate the theft, including turning to the unit for countering terrorist activities in Israel.
Representatives of CoinDash also argue that they will continue to monitor the hacker's address.
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