American cryptocurrency company Coinbase discontinues support for repositories for the cryptocurrency, an additional layer of security which provides feature of multipurpose. It is reported Bitcoin.com.
Among the main reasons of such decision of the company referred to the low popularity of this option among customers, and negative reviews latest. Support for repositories with multipoles will end on April 19 of this year.
“If you remove this functionality, then the time it takes a team to support storage multipoles, can be used to further improve the security and reliability of our platform. The latter is critical for our customers”, — noted the representatives of Coinbase.
Also, Coinbase explained that the increase in the number of bitcoin hardforce difficult to maintain such repositories, and the possibility of a withdrawal of coins that appear as a result of these events.
Users multisig-storage company recommends to make sure that they have two private key required for the disposition of your assets.
ForkLog previously reported about the vulnerability on the Coinbase platform, which has opened up access to free of charge ability to charge a cryptocurrency Ethereum.