New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has published a series of tweets detailing the extent of the losses it suffered during an attack by hackers in January. It said: “We have calculated that worst case 9.4 percent of our total holdings was stolen.”
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The Christchurch-based exchange explained that it is “continuing to assess the impact incurred as a result of the hack,” but did not provide the value of the heist in dollar terms.
Since Jan. 15, when Cryptopia announced the cyber attack, details about the theft have largely remained unclear and the amount lost has not been made public. The exchange has kept a tight lid on information, claiming the theft was now a police matter, much to the…