Malta-based crypto investment fund suffers hack, exposing 250,000 users data

posted 4 months ago
Malta-based Trident Crypto Fund suffered a major data leak, the personal data of about 266,000 people registered with the fund was posted on a number of file-sharing websites following the breach.

The stolen database, including email addresses, cellphone numbers, encrypted passwords and IP addresses, was posted online around Feb. 20th, along with the description of the website vulnerability that made the breach possible. On March 3rd, the unknown hackers decrypted and published a dataset of 120,000 passwords, he added. Notably, according to Crypto Fund Research, the fund is based in Malta. It offers clients investment in a “top 10 crypto” index calculated by the fund itself.
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