Bitcoin Poker Site Seals With Clubs Closes After Security Compromise
Bitcoin poker website Seals With Clubs has announced that it is shutting down.
In a notice posted on its website, Seals With Clubs cited security issues but did not disclose the specific events that led to the decision.
The site has experienced security problems in the past, having been the target of a database hack in December 2013 that resulted in the theft of 42,000 passwords.
Seals With Clubs stated that withdrawals will be available and advised all users to not deposit any bitcoins. Describing the situation as one constituting ‘a perpetual state of jeopardy’, Seals With Clubs said that the result was a decision by the company owners and operating staff.
The company noted on its website:
This post was published at Coin Desk on February 20, 2015.