The Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is said to continue to experience system difficulties after encountering a major connectivity issue.
Coinbase brokerage and its Coinbase Pro trading platform were unavailable on November 23 due to connectivity issues on both platforms, Coinbase support officially said. reported.
“This can lead to failed trades, delayed trades, and unexpected behavior on the webpage and mobile apps,” Coinbase said.
The exchange said so resolved the issue at 02:00 UTC on November 24 because the issue no longer affected Coinbase products and services. According to Coinbase’s incident history and scheduled maintenance, the company took less than two hours to resolve the incident.
A number of users online immediately Express outrage over the platform’s repeated connectivity issues, with some observers pointing out that Coinbase suffered a similar issue just over a month ago. Many users have linked Coinbase’s “connectivity issues” to rallying coins, including Shiba Inu (SHIB), GYEN, and Crypto.com (CRO).
After Coinbase listed the CRO on its platform in early November, the token jumped more than 300%, according to data from CoinGecko. GYEN has been unavailable to buy, sell and trade on Coinbase for technical reasons since November 19, according to Coinbase Status.
Ok… which makes more sense: a big stock exchange can’t figure out how to keep the machines on or they don’t have enough to cover… ie liquidity issues. 3 times coinbase had connectivity issues during major runs of SHIB, GYEN and now CRO… they’re playing you pic.twitter.com/zoa5VDEsdZ
– TradeLife LLC (@TradelifeL) November 24, 2021
Some Coinbase users reportedly continued to experience issues with the platform after the exchange said the issue was resolved.
“I wake up and a day later and Coinbase is still down. Imagine the lawsuits if an exchange shits it reads that loud, ”a Coinbase user said noted.
“It’s been 24 hours and Coinbase is still down,” another customer speculated wrote on Twitter.
– Paul Benshoof (@BenshoofPaul) November 24, 2021
Despite Coinbase support still accepting With further complaints from users on Twitter, the exchange declined to provide Cointelegraph with more details about the problem or its reasons. “We have encountered connectivity issues on Coinbase.com and Coinbase Pro. It’s now resolved, ”a Coinbase spokesperson said.
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently expressed support for cryptocurrency holders withdrawing their funds from centralized exchanges to protect their holdings. “Any crypto wallet that won’t give you your private keys should be avoided at all costs,” Musk said previously. noted.
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 24, 2021