//Technical Error at Japanese Exchange Gifts Users $20 Trillion Worth of Cryptocurrency

Technical Error at Japanese Exchange Gifts Users $20 Trillion Worth of Cryptocurrency



… the Coincheck saga that earned hackers $530 million richer overnight, another technical malfunction as returned attention to the island’s crypto economy. While not an outright hack, the technical bug allowed some customers of the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange to buy bitcoin and some altcoins for free.

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