Since John McAfee, a famous crypto personality, encouraged everyone to hack his wallet Bitfi, some people took his words seriously and now try to hack everything that he mentions or creates.
As we reported earlier, McAfee has recently launched his own site with crypto prices and market cap data, similar to the well-known the CoinMarketCap.
The portal is so young, but it already suffered a hacker attack. This was informed by McAfee himself on his Twitter.
The https://t.co/y3VmGl63Cl website had a DDOS attack at the same time that I tweeted it yesterday. We have had numerous attacks (for obvious reasons). We have updated our security, so if you want to try again, have at it.
— John McAfee (@officialmcafee) August 30, 2018
The attack was a DDoS type (a kind of attack aimed at shutting the website down completely. However, according to the tweet, attackers were not successful.
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