Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacks Saw Uptick in 2019 (But Thieves Made Off with Less)

Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacks Saw Uptick in 2019 (But Thieves Made Off with Less) – BeInCrypto

A new report released by blockchain analysis firm, Chainalysis, shows that cryptocurrency exchange hacks in 2019 resulted in a theft of $283 million – a sharp drop from 2018 which saw roughly $875 million stolen. The report also notes that exchanges have strengthened security measures, though some hacking groups have grown more sophisticated as well.