Hacker Steals $12,000 Worth Of Bitcoins In Brazen DNS-Based Attack


March 8, 2013 By The Vigilant Application Owner

A Bitcoin brokerage, Bitinstant was hit by hackers who used a bit of social engineering to take control of the company’s DNS servers and ultimately funnel out $12,000 worth of Bitcoins.

 

Source:  http://techcrunch.com/2013/03/08/hacker-steals-12000-worth-of-bitcoins-in-brazen-dns-based-attack/