Tether Hacked — Attacker Steals $31 Million of Digital Tokens

(November 21, 2017)

Tether, the world’s first blockchain-enabled platform that allows traditional currency to be used like digital currency, was the recent victim of a cyberattack that resulted in the loss of around $31 million worth of its tokens. The company is in the process of attempting token recovery, to prevent them from entering other cryptocurrency markets. A thorough investigation is underway to prevent similar attacks in the future. 

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