The company clarified that its internal systems and client funds were not affected

BlockFi announced client data leaked due to security breach

19.03.2022 - 07:30

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What’s new? BlockFi, a crypto lending platform, has reported that unknown persons gained access to some of its clients’ data. The attackers could have been obtained users’ personal information, including names, email addresses, and phone numbers.

Source: Twitter.com

How did events develop? BlockFi stated that the incident took place on March 18 through one of its third-party vendors, Hubspot. , and also reported that an investigation was underway. BlockFi has advised clients not to take any action on their end.

What is known about the company? BlockFi is a service for managing cryptocurrencies and blockchain products. In addition to the usual set of wallets and trading services, BlockFi offers crypto loans, as well as high-interest crypto deposit accounts. The company was founded in 2017.

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Tatiana Darda Tatiana Darda

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