Cryptocurrency World Responds to Hacking Claims at US Treasury Department
The US Treasury Department has been under attack for several times, Reuters reported yesterday. In fact, it is claimed that this attack belongs to a hacker group supported by a foreign government.
After this news fell last night, the cryptocurrency community’s response was also not delayed. Responding to the attackers ‘ attack on the US Treasury Department as well as the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, key figures in the cryptocurrency world spoke of the advantages of bitcoin (BTC).
“Bitcoin never gets hacked,” Dan Held, a Kraken executive, said on Twitter. Bitcoin maximalist Anthony Pompliano also backed held, saying” Bitcoin was never attacked.”
“Bitcoin means more reliance on a SHA256 algorithm than the US Treasury,” Blockfolio explained.
Alan Gal, a well-known cryptocurrency analyst, responded to this incident in humorous language with a visual from Ricky and Morty, saying: “the leaked image of what hackers managed to do to the US Treasury.”