On November 1, BitMEX sent an email to thousands of its customers informing them about a change in the way it calculated its indices for its products. However, in the process, it ending up exposing 23,000 email addresses of its customers. In a blog post published today, BitMEX has explained that the accident happened because
Binance CEO, Changpeng Zhao went live earlier to address the users and the crypto-community about the 7000 Bitcoin [BTC] hack. He noted that to secure from further attacks the deposits and withdrawals are expected to be suspended for a week. They are conducting a review of the hacking attempt and will roll-out system upgrades soon.