Bittrex Will Close for Scheduled Maintenance

Representatives of the Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange announced that today, December 5 at 19:00 UTC, the platform will be closed for scheduled work. Recall that more recently, this exchange was hacked and lost about 30% of all funds. Although representatives of the exchange have not officially announced a hack yet.

During the maintenance, users will not have access to their accounts and funds, and trading will be suspended. The mysterious transfer of 43.5 thousand Bitcoins (more than $313 million) caused rumors about a hacker attack and today’s message about the planned work only increased these fears.

Recall, just recently, at the end of November, the Upbit exchange was hacked, more than 342 thousand ETH was stolen, which is more than 48 million US dollars at the current rate.

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