PayBito cryptocurrency exchange suffered a cyber attack, a large amount of data information was stolen
Security Affairs website revealed that the LockBit ransomware gang claimed to have stolen a large amount of customer data from the PayBito cryptocurrency exchange. In this cyberattack, the ransomware gang successfully stole a database containing personal data information from around 100,000 customers around the world. In addition to this, the gang also stole some email data and password hashes, some of which can be easily decrypted. The gang also successfully stole personal data from administrators, claiming that the stolen data will be released on February 21, 2022, if no ransom is paid. PayBito is a cryptocurrency exchange operated by HashCash, a global blockchain and IT services company. The main cryptocurrencies include Bitcoin, Ethereum, HCX, Litecoin, etc.
Lunaray technology security reminding of us: each trading platform should pay attention to check its own loopholes to avoid security losses caused by hacker attacks; investors should also pay attention to the safety of their own assets