08 Nov '13, 2am

Australian bitcoin site hacked, $1 million in virtual currency stolen

Australian bitcoin user TradeFortress says site hacked, $1 million in virtual currency stolen AM By Will Ockenden Updated November 08, 2013 14:51:40 Photo: Unlike old currencies, bitcoin is digital and traded computer to computer. (Nic MacBean, file photo: ABC News) Related Story: US seizes 'largest ever' Bitcoin haul from man linked to Silk Road Related Story: Silk Road shut down after alleged owner arrested Map: Australia A young Australian entrepreneur says his bitcoin website has been hacked and thieves have stolen more than $1 million in virtual currency. Unlike old currencies bitcoin is digital, traded computer-to-computer, and often used to pay for goods and services on the internet. But it has no central authority or government-based backing, and the alleged theft - one of the largest in the currency's four-year history - raises questions about digital money and if...

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