Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked for BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC

Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker

All the withdrawals are currently suspended temporarily. Any customer loss will be “covered completely by EXMO.”

Cryptocurrency exchange EXMO has suffered an attack.

On bleeding Monday, EXMO announced on Twitter that they detected some large suspicious withdrawal activity ever since December 21st at 2:27:02 UTC.

As per their security audit, some amounts of BTC BTC -3.05% Bitcoin / USD BTCUSD $ 22 794,0396
-695.22 -3.05
Volume 45.73 b Change -695.22 Open $22 794,0396 Circulating 18.58 m Market Cap 423.46 b
4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
, XRP XRP -8.66% XRP / USD XRPUSD $ 0,5158
-0.04 -8.66
Volume 9.87 b Change -0.04 Open $0,5158 Circulating 45.4 b Market Cap 23.42 b
4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
, ZEC ZEC -8.47% Zcash / USD ZECUSD $ 67,7777
-5.74 -8.47
Volume 499.53 m Change -5.74 Open $67,7777 Circulating 10.74 m Market Cap 727.87 m
4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
, USDT USDT 0.00% Tether / USD USDTUSD $ 0,9999
0.00 0.00
Volume 70.2 b Change 0.00 Open $0,9999 Circulating 20.31 b Market Cap 20.3 b
2 h Tether’s Exchange Supply & $900 Billion US Stimulus Deal Offers Fuel to Bitcoin Bulls 4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
, ETC ETC -5.35% Ethereum Classic / USD ETCUSD $ 6,1169
-0.33 -5.35
Volume 1.08 b Change -0.33 Open $6,1169 Circulating 116.31 m Market Cap 711.47 m
4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
, and ETH ETH -4.21% Ethereum / USD ETHUSD $ 609,4206
-25.66 -4.21
Volume 14.42 b Change -25.66 Open $609,4206 Circulating 113.93 m Market Cap 69.43 b
4 h Crypto Exchange EXMO Hacked; BTC, ETH, XRP, ZEC, USDT, and ETC Stolen By Attacker
in its hot wallets have been transferred out of the exchange. These affected hot wallets account for 5% of its total assets.

As such, the exchange has “temporarily suspended” all the withdrawals.

EXMO is currently investigating the issue and “taking measures to protect your funds.”

“If any user fund is affected by this incident, it’ll be covered completely by EXMO,” ensured the exchange.

EXMO also shared a list of addresses where the hackers are sending their stolen funds to.

The exchange reported the hacking to the London police this morning and is also keeping in touch with their cybercrime team.

The exchange ranks at 30th place on Coinmarketcap with 24 hours volume of $47.4 million.

EXMO recorded web traffic of 580.82k in November, up from the previous month but down from 890k visits it saw in June this year, as per SimilarWeb. The exchange receives nearly half of its traffic, 49.93% from Ukraine, followed by Russia, Belarus, Moldova, and Kazakhstan.

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Author: AnTy

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