Poloniex forces password reset following a data leak

Published: January 3, 2020 | by Bitcoin Press News Team

The Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange is forcing users to reset their passwords following a data leak.

Another bad news for the community of the virtual currencies communities, the Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange has forced its users to reset their passwords following a data leak.

The measure was necessary to prevent spear-phishing attacks against the users aimed at stealing credentials or at delivering malware designed to steal their funds.On December 30th, 2019, users began receiving a message from the Poloniex exchange notifying them of the data leak. According to the company user name and password for the platform may have been included […]