Wednesday, April 24, 2024
Shakeeb Ahmed, former Amazon engineer, was sentenced to 3 years for hacking DeFi protocols. Ahmed exploited smart contracts, causing an exchange to close after draining funds. The court sentenced him to forfeit $12.3 million and pay...
Google sues individuals in China and Hong Kong for deploying 87 fake apps, scamming more than 100,000 users. The lawsuit constitutes a first in the technology sector, as it concerns damages worth more than $75,000 and...
In the first quarter of 2024, $739.7 million in crypto was stolen due to the costliest security threats, code vulnerabilities, and access control breaches. Cyvers has developed AI-based security solutions for real-time detection, with an emphasis...
A hacker responsible for an $11.6 million breach at Prisma Finance has outlined conditions for returning stolen assets. The hacker insists on an online conference in which team members would reveal their identities and address past...
Solidity developer 0xQuit shared on X that "the Munchables exploit has been planned since deploy." In the late hours of Tuesday, the crypto community saw another exploit. Munchables, the Ethereum Layer-2 NFT gaming...
A report by Trezor explains the elaborate phishing scam that bypassed the company's security measures. On March 19, Trezor's X account suffered a security breach that exposed its 200,000 followers to a fake...
Incognito Market is facing withdrawal issues and accusations of exit scam. Dark Web Detective Confirms Exit Scam Amid Bitcoin Rally. In the gloomy corners of the dark web, a major marketplace known as...
The crypto community has seen an increasing number of attacks in the first two months of 2024. Hackers and scammers have targeted high-profile figures and projects within the industry. According to PeckShield, a...
A blockchain researcher has alerted the community to a social engineering scam targeting Coinbase users. The scam already led to the theft of more than 1,400 Ethereum valued at approximately $4 million on February 16. Coinbase...
A report highlights a growing trend of illegal financial market participants using cryptocurrencies. The Bank of Russia, in its latest report, revealed a worrying increase in financial scams with cryptocurrency-related elements in 2023.