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Binance Helps Investigate Cyber ​​Attack on Turkish Crypto Exchange

Liputan6.com, Jakarta – Turkish cryptocurrency exchange Btcturk revealed that it had suffered a cyber attack, endangering the security of its operations.

Quote news.bitcoin.comMonday (24/6/2024) Btcturk then stopped crypto deposits and withdrawals as a precautionary measure.

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In collaboration with Binance, Btcturk is actively investigating the cyberattack.

“Our team detected a cyberattack on June 22, 2024, causing unauthorized withdrawals from our platform. Only a portion of the 10 cryptocurrency balances in hot wallets were affected, while the majority of assets held in cold wallets remained safe,” the company said in a statement .

“BTCURK's financial strength is well above the affected amount, ensuring user assets are not affected,” the exchange explained.

“A detailed investigation is ongoing, and official authorities have been contacted. As a precautionary measure, cryptocurrency deposits and withdrawals are suspended until our work is complete. Affected cryptocurrency operations will be restored in stages as our cybersecurity teams complete their work,” he explained.

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In a follow-up status update on Sunday, Btcturk announced that deposits and withdrawals for all ERC20 cryptocurrencies on the ERC20 network have reopened.

In a separate statement shared on the social media platform billions in stolen funds.

“Our investigation and security teams work around the clock as part of our proactive efforts to protect the ecosystem from criminals,” he explained.

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