Bitcoin Exchange Suspends Trading, Blames ‘Hot Wallet’ Compromise


Bitstamp, the Bitcoin exchange that handles the second largest volume of U.S. dollar transactions, says its operational funds were compromised by alleged thieves.

The second largest U.S. dollar-Bitcoin exchange, Bitstamp, suspended trading on Jan. 4, warning customers that the system may have been compromised and requesting that they refrain from making digital currency deposits.

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