<a href="http://www.dailytech.com/Second+Bitcoin+Hack+Highlights+Challenges+Resilience+of+Anarchic+ECurrency/article27776.htm">http://www.dailytech.com/Second+Bitcoin+Hack+Highlights+Challenges+Resilience+of+Anarchic+ECurrency/article27776.htm</a><br>
<br>That is just one of two instances I know of.<br><br>It is a distributed system....but it has still been subject to regular theft:<br><br><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitcoin#Incidents">http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitcoin#Incidents</a><br>
<br>Like I said, I like the idea of the Bitcoin, I don't trust it yet as alternative to proper investments.