Cryptoplatform Bitzlato announced a hack


Cryptocurrency exchange platform Bitzlato reported a hack and shut down the service.

In the initial publication, the team stated that the hackers withdrew some of the funds and asked users not to replenish deposits. The platform has suspended the withdrawal of assets.

A few hours later, the developers confirmed hack and assured that users’ assets are safe.

“The attackers were able to withdraw a small part of the funds, but we guarantee a refund for all victims,” Bitzlato emphasized.

For security reasons, the team has disabled the service. She did not disclose the amount of damage.

On Thursday, January 19, scheduled technical work was scheduled on the platform.

Recall that in 2022, the losses of the Web3 industry as a result of 167 major attacks amounted to about $3.6 billion, according to the Beosin report.

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