Mt. Gox CEO lied when he said that the former world's biggest Bitcoin exchange - which filed for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. on Sunday - had been relieved of 850,000 Bitcoins, according to the alleged hackers.
A former Special Agent involved in the Silk Road investigation is suspected of pilfering $700K in bitcoin - after he pled guilty to the theft of $820K in bitcoin and received a five-year prison sentence.
Massive distributed denial-of-service attacks plagued Mt. Gox in early February, not long before the former world's biggest Bitcoin exchange was hit by an alleged separate attack that bankrupted the company, according to a report.