Hacks in cryptocurrencies

Here is the list of major Bitcoin hacks.
  • 19 June 2011 – Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange was hacked
  • August 2011 – MyBitcoin exchange was hacked and 78,000 bitcoins went missing
  • September 2012 – Bitfloor exchange was hacked and 24,000 bitcoins stolen
  • 3 April 2013 – Instawallet was hacked and 35,000 bitcoins were stolen
  • October 2013 – Inputs.io, the bitcoin wallet provider, was hacked and 4100 bitcoins were stolen
  • 26 October 2013 – a Hong-Kong based bitcoin exchange was hacked
  • 3 March 2014 – Flexcoin was hacked
  • Feb 2015 – Chinese cryptocurrency exchange Bter was hacked
  • Jan 2015 – The Slovenian exchange Bitstamp was hacked
  • Jan 2016 – The US-based exchange Cryptsy was hacked
  • May 2016 – Gatecoin was hacked
  • August 2016 – Hong-Kong-based exchange Bitfinex was hacked
  • December 2017 – NiceHash, the pool mining platform, was hacked and 4,700 Bitcoins were stolen
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