Bitcoin Price Drops 20% After $72 Million in Bitcoin Stolen from Bitfinex Exchange

By [email protected] (Mohit Kumar) Yet another blow to Bitcoin: One of the world’s most popular exchanges of the cryptocurrency has suffered a major hack, leading to a loss of around $72 Million worth of Bitcoins.

Hong Kong-based Bitcoin exchange ‘Bitfinex’ has posted a note on their website announcing the shutdown of its operation after discovering a security breach that allowed an attacker to steal some user funds.

While

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