Just as crypto investors and traders have been cashing in on the recent bullish run in the crypto market, BTC thieves moved about 3,897 BTC in 7 transactions within an hour. The bitcoins were said to have been stolen from Bitfinex in 2016, according to data retrieved from an advanced crypto tracker firm, Whales Alert, today.
? 1,430 #BTC (15,250,196 USD) transferred from #Coinbase to unknown wallet
How easy is tracking BTCs? It should be noted that Bitcoin is not really anonymous because all BTCs transactions are kept permanently and publicly on the blockchain or ledger system, so it’s very easy for anyone to see the transactions and balances of any BTC address.