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British crypto exchange Lykke loses over $22m in hacker attack

U.K.-based crypto exchange Lykke said over $22 million worth of crypto had been stolen from its wallet in early June. British cryptocurrency exchange Lykke reported a loss exceeding $22 million following a cyberattack on its wallet. In a Jun. 10 post on X, the crypto exchange acknowledged it had suffered an attack on its infrastructure on Jun 4 after web3 threats. Lykke stated that it “immediately shut down affected systems to limit damage” and assured that the security breaches had been “thoroughly examined and fully addressed.” As of press time, the exchange has halted withdrawals and deposits as a “preventive measure.”

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