Bitcoin Exchange Offers $3.5 Million Bounty for Cyber Heist …

A popular cryptocurrency exchange that lost $70 million worth of its customers’ bitcoins has offered a $3.5 million reward to anyone who can assist in their recovery.

Bitfinex (BFX) revealed on August 2 that it had suffered a major hack, resulting in the loss of 119,756 bitcoins.

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When a member of a bitcoin forum on Reddit asked if there was a bounty for the stolen bitcoins, Bitfinex community director Zane Tackett suggested the reward sum would be around $3.5 million.

Tackett wrote: “5% of recovery and for information leading to recovery (but no bounty if no recovery); if multiple persons lead to recovery, share

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