Massive Bitcoin TheftSubmitted by ronpaul1fan on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 10:34
Bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox goes dark; massive bitcoin theft reported
Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is offline Tuesday amid reports it suffered a debilitating theft, a new setback for efforts to gain legitimacy for the virtual currency. More than 740,000 bitcoins may be missing from the exchange, which froze withdrawals earlier this month.
By Stephen Wright and Yuri Nagano, Associated Press / February 25, 2014