Liquid exchange hacked to the tune of $80 million
Japanese exchange Liquid has been hacked with about $80 million in digital belongings moved off the platform.
The exchange confirmed the safety breach in a tweet that uncovered the pockets addresses implicated within the breach.
The following belongings had been transferred to hacker’s following addresses (Further investigation to come back):
— Liquid Global Official (@Liquid_Global) August 19, 2021
Liquid has not but confirmed precisely how a lot has been taken, however primarily based on the associated addresses, greater than 107 BTC, 9,000,000 TRX, 11,000,000 XRP, and virtually $60 million price of ETH and ERC-20 tokens seem to have been taken by the hackers.
There are experiences that the Ethereum pockets compromised held deposits from Celsius Network. Withdrawals and deposits have now been suspended on Liquid Exchange
Kucoin promptly responded to the hack by blacklisting the addresses concerned within the hack, based on a tweet from the CEO of Kucoin.
— Johnny_KuCoin (@lyu_johnny) August 19, 2021