Upbit Burglars Managed to Move ETH Equivalent to $8 Million

Attackers who hacked the cryptocurrency exchange Upbit have already managed to transfer more than 55,000 ETH coins (about $8 million) to unidentified wallets within a couple of hours.

Initially, they transferred 1001 ETH (about $149 thousand), then made the transfer of 10 thousand coins. Attackers repeated this algorithm five times.

Recall, last week, representatives of the cryptocurrency exchange Upbit confirmed the fact of a hack, as a result, 342 thousand ETH was stolen, equivalent to $50 million.

Representatives of the largest trading platforms said they would do their best to freeze all stolen funds.

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