A tweet published on Aug. 13, Kraken announced to the public that it is receiving reports of clients having issues connecting to the site and API. The exchange further states that it is "working on resolving the issue" and will post related update.
The tweet reads:
"We are receiving reports of clients having issues connecting to the site and API. We are working to resolve the issue and will update as soon as we have more information. Updates will be provided at status.kraken.com- Sorry for the inconveniences."
Back in December, the Exchange Security Report from independent analysts at ICORating gave 16 percent of the world’s biggest crypto trading platforms an A rating, and none of them an A+. The analysis ranked Kraken (A) as one of the top three most secure exchanges globally.