STJ saves Google from indemnifying user who lost Bitcoin in Gmail invasion

The Supreme Court of Justice (STJ) has ruled that Google does not need to indemnify a user who had Bitcoin (BTC) stolen after their Gmail account was hacked. The announcement was published last Thursday (25). The consumer in question sought to receive compensation of R$ 200 thousand for material damage.

  • Elon Musk complains to Binance brokerage about Dogecoin withdrawals stoppage
  • Cryptocurrency team Shiba Inu warns of asset name scams

The trial took place last Tuesday (23), with the Third Panel going back to analyzing the instrument. In action, the man informs that, in 2017, he lost 79 BTC, which is equivalent to about R$ 24 million today. The assets were in a digital wallet on the website which, according to the process, had its two-factor authentication broken through the Gmail hack.

STJ Rapporteur Nancy Andrighi, in her vote, stated that the user's claim was unfounded, as Bitcoins were stored in a digital wallet on a different platform, with the email invasion not meaning that the attacker gained access direct to assets:

Follow on Instagram : follow our backstage, chat with our team, clear your doubts and know first hand the news that is to come at Canaltech.

The simple entry into the email is insufficient to allow entry to the virtual wallet and, consequently, to enable the movement of cryptocurrencies. It is likely that the attacker obtained the applicant's password, either because he had stored it in the email, provided it to a third party or even due to an eventual failure presented in the manager's system.

Third judgment, third negative

The 79 stolen BTC would be worth around R$ 24 million nowadays. (Image: Reproduction/leungchopan/envato)

In total, this was the third time that the court decided that Google should not compensate the plaintiff. The request had been denied by the first instance of the court, causing the client to appeal to the STJ, which, in turn, decided unanimously in November 2020 to deny the investor's request.

After the STJ's denial, the Federal Public Ministry considered the process, which resumed running in May 2022, being judged for the third time last Tuesday (23).

Read the article on Canaltech .

Trending at Canaltech:

  • IPHONE FESTIVAL | Devices on offer on Black Friday
  • Spider-Man 3 │ Pamphlet blurts out Spider image by Tobey Maguire
  • What do we know about Omicron, a covid-19 variant detected in South Africa
  • Will the Galaxy S21 be worth it on Black Friday?
  • Youtuber creates flying machine with 50 drone engines and duct tape

26 thoughts on “STJ saves Google from indemnifying user who lost Bitcoin in Gmail invasion

  1. We’re a group of volunteers and starting a new scheme in our community. Your site provided us with valuable info to work on. You’ve done a formidable job and our entire community will be grateful to you.

  2. Attractive part of content. I simply stumbled upon your website and in accession capital to assert that I get actually loved account your blog posts. Anyway I’ll be subscribing on your augment and even I achievement you get admission to constantly rapidly.

  3. You can answer this question for yourself. Just keep reading and by the end of this paragraph, you will have enough insights to judge your requirements. Have you tried multiple times but still not understanding the assignment prompt? If yes, then you need helpers. Is it too late to brainstorm and write an assignment step-by-step on your own? If yes, then you need instant assignment help online. Think about whether you have profound knowledge about the assignment topic? If no, then you need assistance. You see, it all depends on what you are facing right now. Keep asking questions and you will assess your requirements better than anyone else.

  4. An intriguing discussion is definitely worth comment. I do think that you ought to publish more on this topic, it may not be a taboo subject but generally folks don’t speak about these topics. To the next! Kind regards!!

  5. I do believe all of the ideas you have presented to your post. They are really convincing and will definitely work. Nonetheless, the posts are too quick for newbies. May you please prolong them a bit from subsequent time? Thank you for the post.

  6. At this time it sounds like Expression Engine is the top blogging platform out there right now. (from what I’ve read) Is that what you’re using on your blog?

  7. Hi, this weekend is nice designed for me, for the reason that this time i am reading this fantastic educational post here at my house.

  8. קמגרה הוא אחד מתחליפי הויאגרה הנפוצים והאיכותיים ביותר, אשר נמכר בעשרות מיליוני יחידות בכל רחבי העולם. מדובר בתכשיר המטפל בבעיות השגת זקפה אשר מקורן בגורמים שונים, וזאת על ידי הרחבת כלי הדם ובעיקר באזורים הקשורים ליחסי המין. ההרחבה מאפשרת זרימת דם משופרת לאיבר המין, ומכאן להשגת זקפה מלאה וממושכת יותר. fabric token uniswap liquidity pool

  9. I am not sure where you are getting your information, but great topic. I needs to spend some time learning more or understanding more. Thanks for magnificent information I was looking for this info for my mission.

  10. I just want to tell you that I am just all new to blogging and seriously liked this page. Probably I’m going to bookmark your site . You absolutely come with impressive article content. Thank you for sharing your webpage.
    You have made some good points there. I checked on the web to find out more about the issue and found most individuals will go along with your views on this website.

  11. I’ll immediately seize your rss feed as I can not find your email subscription link or newsletter service.Do you’ve any? Kindly let me know so that I may just subscribe.Thanks.Feel free to surf to my blog post ::

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.