Japan Virtual Currency Trading Association: Multiple cryptocurrency exchange customer email addresses could be illegally leaked

According to the Nihon Keizai Shimbun, the Japan Virtual Currency Trading Association issued an announcement saying that the email addresses of customers of multiple cryptocurrency exchanges may be illegally leaked, and the exchange has been urged to change the password of the trading service. The association said that the address did not flow out illegally from the exchange, and it has not yet been confirmed whether there is an outflow of assets. Subsequently, the crypto exchange GMO Coin began to alert individual customers who might be leaked emails. Other exchanges will also respond later.