South Korea bitcoin exchange yapizon stolen user account will lose 37.08% of the funds
According to reports, on Saturday, South Korea’s bitcoin exchange yapizon staff issued a notice in the social media, confirmed the deal all 3831BTC stolen, the platform is equivalent to 37.08% of total assets.
It is reported that South Korea bitcoin exchange yapizon has become the latest victim of hacker attacks, according to the notice, the yapizon exchange lost customer 3831BTC, the market price of $5 million.
The exchange said users will all share loss
Last year, another bitcoin exchange Bitfinex also suffered a hacker attack, the final choice to allow users to share losses, and bitcoin exchange said Yapizon will adopt this way, will spread to all users of the platform loss.
The yapizon stock exchange announcement wrote:
“In the legal and accounting advice, and after much discussion, we draw a conclusion. The most common way is to split the loss to all users, all users will lose 37.08% of the capital account.”
In this month, Bitfinex announced that bitcoin exchange has paid all the debts, all IOU issued repurchase tokens “(IOU).
Yapizon’s move has caused different reactions in the currency of the circle, the chief executive of ShapeShift ErikVoorhees called it “the really amazing * *”.
Whether Yapizon will use this “IOU” (IOU) token scheme, currently remains to be seen.