Coinbase Multi-Aspect Authentication Hacked, Customers Lose Money
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Coinbase Multi-Aspect Authentication Hacked, Customers Lose Money

Hackers leveraged a vulnerability in the bitcoin exchange’s SMS recovery system to steal cryptocurrency from 6,000 customers.Coinbase, a major U.S.-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, disclosed today that a hacker was able to bypass the company’s SMS multi-factor authentication mechanism and steal funds from 6,000 users, Bleeping Computer reported.The breach of Coinbase customers’ accounts happened between…