Customer data stolen in hack targeting cryptocurrency exchange Liquid
November 18, 2020
Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Liquid, the 18th largest exchange in the world by volume, has been hacked and customer data stolen.
Detected on Nov. 13, the hack wasn’t a direct attack on the company’s infrastructure. Instead, it involved a domain name hosting provider that manages one of company’s domain names incorrectly transferring control of the account and domain to a malicious actor.
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