Bitcoins stolen after cryptocurrency site NiceHash hacked
Bitcoins stolen after cryptocurrency site NiceHash hacked
Bitcoin tops $15000; hack raises concerns ahead of US trade
07 December, 2017, 09:58
The company is now investigating the precise amount stolen, though estimates around the web put it north of $66 million United States dollars worth of the popular cryptocurrency (at time of writing 1 BTC = ~$13970.50).
Users can send earned currency in an external wallet, or they can store it in local "secure and insured BitGo Bitcoin deposit wallets" (as described on the NiceHash homepage). NiceHash says it will relaunch itself with improved security "at the earliest opportunity".
Although NiceHash has not confirmed the number of bitcoins stolen, NiceHash users have circulated a wallet address that suggests that 4,736.42 BTC - worth more than $62 million at the current exchange rate - was drained from the company's hot wallet.
I talked yesterday about the potential for GPU prices to go up, as even though Bitcoin can't be (effectively) mined with graphics cards, there are hundreds of alternative cryptocurrencies that can be, and services like Nicehash allow people to lease hashing power on their GPUs and get paid directly in Bitcoin.
We would not exist without our devoted buyers and miners all around the globe.
The NiceHash team urged users to change their online passwords as a result of the breach and subsequent theft. We understand that you will have a lot of questions, and we ask for patience and understanding while we investigate the causes and find the appropriate solutions for the future of the service.
The marketplace, where users can buy and sell their computing cycles to mine cryptocurrency, issued a statement Wednesday afternoon confirming that it had indeed fallen victim to hackers. "If you ran a service like this you wouldn't keep all your BTC on the web server or any live server". Do you plan to venture forth and mine on your own?
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