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Crypto exchange Vircurex freezes withdrawals

Posted on 23rd March, 2014

Last year, German-owned cryptocurrency exchange Vircurex was hacked, losing a “significant number” of bitcoin, litecoin and other alt-coins from the site’s hot wallets. The exchange reported the loss soon after it happened, and vowed to replace lost funds from their own pockets. Owing to “large fund withdrawals in the last weeks,” however, the exchange announced […]