According to the Q4 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering report by CipherTrace blockchain intelligence agency, criminals stole a massive $1.7 billion of cryptocurrency last year. Despite the savage bear market conditions and freefalling prices, cryptocurrency theft is on the rise. Hackers Take the Lion’s Share Of the total stolen cryptocurrency funds, hackers made away with the lion’s share. Some $950 million was taken from exchanges and wallet providers. The below chart says it all. Despite Bitcoin losingRead MoreThe post $1.7B Stolen in 2018 – Cryptocurrency Theft Skyrockets as Prices Dropped appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
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