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Beginning over two weeks ago, reports have trickled in on Reddit community "r/btc" -- the de facto hub for supporters of bitcoin rival bitcoin cash (BCH) -- of accounts being compromised by a new and worrying attack vector. What may have read to sceptics as infighting between two contentious factions was confirmed today as a genuine and novel hack that allowed malicious parties to access their targets' Reddit accounts. And it seems the attackers exploited the vulnerability to steal thousands of dollars in BCH.