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Bitstamp Hack (January 2014)

Token: BTC

Date: 01 Apr 2015

Estimated value:  

On January 4, 2015 at 02:37:44 UTC Bitstamp exchange suffered first of many unauthorized payouts to the hacker’s address totalling 18,866 BTC. Theft was possible due to a malware file placed in email to a systems administrator.