Mixin Network is a Hong Kong-based peer-to-peer financial transaction network provider.[1] In July 2023, it claimed to have over 1 million users.[2]

Mixin Network logo

In September 2023, Mixin Network was hit by an attack on its cloud computing supplier, leading to the loss of an estimated $200m of assets.[3] Following the compromise, it suspended deposits and withdrawals.[1][4][5]

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  1. ^ a b Toulas, Bill. "Mixin Network suspends operations following $200 million hack". BleepingComputer. Retrieved 2023-09-25.
  2. ^ Franceschi-Bicchierai, Lorenzo (2023-09-25). "Hackers steal $200M from crypto company Mixin". TechCrunch. Retrieved 2023-09-26.
  3. ^ Hardcastle, Jessica Lyons. "Mixin suspends some crypto services after $200m heist". www.theregister.com. Retrieved 2023-09-25.
  4. ^ Shukla, Sidhartha (2023-09-25). "Defi Project Mixin Network Suspends Services After $200 Million Crypto Hack". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 2023-09-26.
  5. ^ Howcroft, Elizabeth (2023-09-25). "Hong Kong crypto firm Mixin hit by $200-million hack". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 2023-09-26.