Bitcoin wallet stolen while on vacations
Retrieved 8 January Bitcoin for the Befuddled. Mac malware spread disguised as cracked versions of Angry Birds, Pixelmator and other top apps".
Retrieved 11 January Notable cryptrocurrency exchange hacks, resulting in the theft of cryptocurrencies include: Bitfinex was forced to suspend its trading.
The theft is the second largest bitcoin heist ever, dwarfed only by Mt. The Wall Street Journal. Subsequently the currency was forked into Ethereum Classicand Ethereum, with the latter continuing with the new blockchain without the exploited transactions. Gox theft in