• Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex briefly halts trading after cyber attack

    6 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex shut down briefly Tuesday morning after a cyber attack on the platform.
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  • 'The platform is under extreme load:' Cyber attack brings major cryptocurrency exchange to its knees

    'The platform is under extreme load:' Cyber attack brings major cryptocurrency exchange to its knees

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges shut Tuesday morning because of a cyber attack.
    "The platform is under extreme load," Bitfinex said at 9:39 a.m. ET.
    Bitcoin was trading slightly lower at $7,421 a coin, according to Markets Insider data .
    Bitfinex, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volumes, was down Tuesday morning after it experienced a cyber attack.
    According to its incident page, the exchange shut early Tuesday morning after it experienced problems with its trading engine. For a short period the exchange was back online after the issue was addressed. But...
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  • 'The platform is under extreme load:' Cyber attack brings major cryptocurrency exchange to its knees

    'The platform is under extreme load:' Cyber attack brings major cryptocurrency exchange to its knees

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges shut Tuesday morning because of a cyber attack.
    "The platform is under extreme load," Bitfinex said at 9:39 a.m. ET.
    Bitcoin was trading slightly lower at $7,421 a coin, according to Markets Insider data .
    Bitfinex, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volumes, was down Tuesday morning after it experienced a cyber attack.
    According to its incident page, the exchange shut early Tuesday morning after it experienced problems with its trading engine. For a short period the exchange was back online after the issue was addressed. But...
    Read more ...