BitMEX Slip-Up Leaks Thousands of User Emails – November 1

📈 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price$9,121

Bitcoin continues its journey sideways, as the price once again hangs around the low $9,000 mark.

Top-20 altcoins appear to be idle too, with Ethereum moving less than 1% to the downside, while XRP has dropped just over 1%.

Stellar is the biggest mover in the top-20, up almost 7% for the day.

Top Stories for November 1, 2019 🔥

👉 BitMEX Slip-Up Leaks Thousands of User Emails

Crypto derivatives giant BitMEX has accidentally leaked thousands of user emails, by using the wrong email tool.

By using the “carbon copy” function rather than the “blind copy” function, users receiving the latest BitMEX update email can view all other recipients who received the update.

BitMEX users have been advised to be wary of phishing attacks and hacks involving their associated email accounts.

👉 Mt. Gox Refund Deadline Extended, Once Again

The trustee in charge of refunding victims of the infamous Mt. Gox hack has once again pushed back the deadline for claim submissions.

The deadline was extended just one day before the previous one, and has now been extended to March 31 of next year.

👉 Award-Winning Horizon State Revived by Community

Horizon State, an award-winning blockchain-voting platform, has been brought back to life by passionate community members.

The project had previously worked with the United Nations and state governments, but ran into management issues earlier this year.

Community members have been warned not to purchase the current HST token, which will not be used for the revived project.