South Korean bitcoin exchange hacked, user accounts plundered

Bithumb, a South Korean bitcoin and ether exchange, has suffered a data breach that resulted in customer losses potentially reaching billions of South Korean won (currently, a billion won is equivalent to some 870,000 US dollars). The breach According to Brave New Coin, Bithumb discovered the breach on June 29 and reported it the day after to the authorities:

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