From the police investigation of the country, it was found from hundreds of 165 cases (7 exchanges, 158 wallets) hacking damage reported in cryptocurrency big country · South Korea from 2016.
According to the survey, the amount of damage caused by fraudulent withdrawals at exchanges is said to increase year by year, and this year it has already reached 63 million US dollars at this time, compared to the total damage amount of about 270,000 dollars in 2016 Says.
In Korea, Coinrail and Bithumb of major cryptocurrency exchanges were hit hard one after another in June this year and the cryptocurrency equivalent of 70 million US dollars (both at the time) was stolen together.
Regarding the hacking damage of Wallet, 62 of the total 158 cases for 3 years were last year’s, it is said that 91 points are already recorded this year at this time .
In Korea, we are actively investing in block chain technology, we are focusing on legal development related to digital assets, but it seems that the current audit based on the on-going investigation etc. has not yet gotten much results.
Article Source: Total of 7 Crypto Exchanges and 158 Wallets Hacked in South Korea, Police Find
Author: Yuya 【Coin Desk News】 – Source Post: https://crypto-times.jp/korea-crypto-hacking-report/
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