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Hacker Siphons $500k from Balancer

30 Jun 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Abhi K

In a blog post published on June 29, Balancer Labs has revealed that a hacker has exploited a loophole in the code of the Balancer (BAL) protocol, siphoning $500,000 from 2 pools with deflationary tokens. Only these two pools, which contain the STA a...

Balancer attacked and hacked of more than $450,000

29 Jun 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Heruvim78

Today, June 29th, two of the multi-token pools on DeFi platform Balancer were drained of ~$450,000. The attacker conducted the attack in two separate flashloan transactions by draining one liquidity pool until close to zero. The firm’s co-founder and...

40 Million Telegram User Informations are Leaked!!

25 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Yasin

A database with 40 million Telegram users info was posted on one of the darknet forums. The file with merged data takes approximately 900 megabytes. Telegram's Press Service confirmed the fact that the database exists, noting that such information is...

Former Mt. Gox CEO Will Face Fraud Lawsuit

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Abhi K

On June 16, U.S. District Judge Gary Feinerman of the Northern District of Illinois ordered former Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles' motion for summary judgement. The lawsuit was first filed in 2014 by Gregory Greene, a user of the exchange. Karpeles had ma...

South Korean P2P Exchange Behind Last Week's Enormous Ethereum Transaction Fees

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhi K

The Ethereum (ETH) network experienced two anomalous transactions last week that sparked a rise in transaction fees, with the transaction senders being unidentified. However, yesterday on June 17, South Korean peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange Goo...

ElevenPaths release free software to decrypt data infected by malware

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment CokeAlien

In an effort to help the victims of the VCrypto Ransomware, A spanish telecomunication company announced 06/03/2020 that their cyber security department developed a tool to recover data that has been encrypted by the VCrypto. The tool was developed a...

Important Ledger Live update

3 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments monkeybusiness

Ledger just released an important update to their desktop and mobile versions of the Ledger Live application.  If you are using a Ledger wallet, this one applies to you.  The new update, version 2.4.1, upgrades the Ledger Bitcoin app to version 1.4.2...

Hackers steal $ 1,200 in ETH using GitHub bots

28 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Shadow Crypto

Hackers managed to steal $ 1,200 in Ethereum (ETH) from a Reddit user after he accidentally left his wallet's recovery phrase in a GitHub repository for less than two minutes. According to the Reddit user's post, hackers created automatic bots to ste...

Hacker Claims Theft of Ethereum.org, Ledger, Trezor and Other Big Names' Databases

25 May 2020 1 minute read 12 comments Abhi K

A hacker has allegedly managed to obtain personal details of users on several cryptocurrency platforms, including Ethereum (ETH), Ledger, Trezor and KeepKey, according to a post by cybersecurity researcher Under the Breach on May 24. Over 100,000 acc...

BlockFi revealed to their users via Emails that they had been hacked!

20 May 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Tejas19

I have been a BlockFi user since the start of this year and they have high profile investors like Coinbase, Winklevoss capital, Consensys, Fidelity investments, Morgan Creek capital investements and many more. With such huge backing for the instituti...