Some 23 million XRPs were stolen from a wallet service earlier this month and were seized by another crypto currency platform.
It was revealed that GateHub, a crypto money wallet service, was hacked at the beginning of the month. Approximately 100 wallets were affected and 23 million 200,000 XRPs were stolen.
Some of these XRPs, stolen by hackers, were seized by ChangeNow, a platform that allows exchanges between crypto currencies.
In a statement from ChangNow, all addresses linked to hackers were blacklisted after the relevant addresses were identified.
Later, on June 9, the team’s rapid and coordinated action has allowed the hijackers to attempt to stop a large number of XRP transactions that Hackers have attempted to execute on ChangeNow. In addition, the amount of Ripple attempted to transfer through the platform was 2.5 million, 500,000 of them were seized. 500,000 XRP, TSI as of 23.30 is approximately 200 thousand dollars.
Finally, it was emphasized that the captured XRPs were transferred to a cold wallet and returned to the GateHub.