Tag: Mt Gox

Mt Gox Crash Bitcoin Price

Red Number Day: The Shadow of Mt Gox Strikes, Bitcoin Price Tanks

In what seems to be an almost never ending chain of FUD, today turned out to be another serious “red number day” for cryptocurrency. A few culprits have been accused of causing most of the dips, the biggest of which...

/ March 9, 2018
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
Bitfinex Credibility Under Attack

Suffering From Withdrawals – Bitfinex Credibility Under Attack

According to cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex, they are currently under what they describe as a “co-ordinated attack”, that is an attempt to create a “market disrupting event”. Specifically, many are claiming that they are unable to withdraw anything from the exchange....

/ November 20, 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
North Korean Exchange Phishing

North Korean Hackers Target Staff at South Korean Exchanges

North Korea has long been an active hacking force with names such as the “Lazarus Group” being well known in cyber security circles. We have previously covered the attempts by North Korean hackers to infiltrate South Korean exchanges through security...

/ November 12, 2017
BTC-E Making Comeback

Is BTC-e Making a Comeback?

As you may already know, BTC-e was taken down a few weeks ago as a result of a US government crackdown on unregulated exchanges. They viewed BTC-e as an exchange that helped Malware campaigns to monetise their funds. Moreover, BTC-e...

/ August 28, 2017