Tag: Mt Gox Hack

Biggest Bitcoin Hacks

Biggest Bitcoin Hacks: 8 of The Largest Breaches in History

Bitcoin hacks are one of the most pressing issues that face exchanges, users, businesses and regulators. Yet, despite these concerns there have been numerous advances that have been made in cybersecurity that are able to counter many of these threats....

/ February 15, 2019
South Korean Bitcoin Exchange Bankruptcy

Panic as S. Korean Crypto Exchange Hacked, Files for Bankrupty

For a variety of reasons, South Korea has rapidly become a center of attention in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. That dynamic was on full display today, December 19th, as the markets reacted to the S. Korean Youbit exchange’s bankruptcy filing on...

/ December 19, 2017
Mt. Gox ICO

Mt. Gox ICO? Kerpeles Causes Outrage at Supposed Plan

In the world of Bitcoin, one of the most contentious figures is Mark Kerpeles. As the ex CEO of the Mt Gox Bitcoin exchange, Kerpeles oversaw one of the biggest hacks and exchange collapses in the short history of cryptocurrencies....

/ November 28, 2017
Mt Gox Redux

Mt Gox Redux: The Controversy Continues

Mt Gox – Just the name alone can induce waves of nausea and disgust in the minds of those involved in the bitcoin scene circa 2014. Not named after a mountain, but instead an acronym for “Magic the Gathering Online...

/ November 16, 2017