bitstamp hacked

Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Claims 18,866 BTC Lost in Hot Wallet Hack
January 5th, 2015

Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp confirmed Monday, January 06, 2015, about $5 million in bitcoins was stolen from its hot wallets. The exchange was taken offline after the theft of 18,866 bitcoins was discovered.

Bitstamp Users Told to Stop Using Bitcoin Hot Wallets
January 5th, 2015

Bitstamp account holder details may have been compromised after the company advised customers not to send Bitcoin to their hot wallets Sunday, January 4th, 2015.