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DPRK-Linked Hackers Suspected in $40M Cryptocurrency Heist

The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has sounded the alarm, cautioning against hackers allegedly associated with North Korea who are suspected of scheming to liquidate over $40 million…

Tornado Cash Co-founders Charged

U.S. Justice Department has charged Roman Semenov and Roman Storm, co-founders of the cryptocurrency mixer Tornado Cash, with multiple offenses, including money laundering and breaching sanctions. These actions come after…

Friend.tech Data Breach Exposes Personal Information of Over 100,000 Users

In a glaring cybersecurity lapse, over 101,000 users of the rising Friend.tech platform had their personal data laid bare on GitHub. Banteg, an affiliate of the Yearn Finance project, was…

Exactly Protocol Offers $700K Bounty for Information on $7.2 Million Theft

In an aggressive bid to track down the attacker behind a major breach, Exactly Protocol, a prominent Decentralized Finance (DeFi) platform under the Optimism network, has publicized a bounty of…

MEV Bots Loot $2 Million from Friend.tech Accounts

A massive cyber-attack hit Friend.tech, a burgeoning social application rooted in the Base blockchain. According to reports on Twitter, approximately 113 MEV bots managed to pilfer over 20,000 keys directly…

Bot Stops the Hacker From Stealing 2,800 ETH ($5.5) from Curve Finance Exploit

Curve Finance has recently been under numerous attacks. Because of broken reentrancy holds on multiple different versions of the Vyper language of programming, several stablepools on Curve Finance were taken…

BNB Chain: $53M Triumph

Venus Protocol, a decentralized lending platform, has taken action in response to the BSC Token Hub hack, liquidating positions tied to the incident. The hacker who targeted BNB Chain reportedly…

Massive Twitter Scam: AI System Unmasks 95,111 Fraudulent Listings

In a staggering revelation, a groundbreaking fraud detection system named GiveawayScamHunter, developed by researchers at San Diego State University, has unveiled a web of deceit on Twitter. This ingenious AI-driven…

Base Blockchain’s Public Debut Marred by $2M Scam Token Influx

Within mere weeks of the Base blockchain becoming publicly accessible, it fell prey to opportunistic fraudsters, leading to the creation of over 500 counterfeit tokens. These scam tokens raked in…

Blockchain Base Faces Fraud

SwirlLend, a second-layer protocol team on the Base blockchain, has vanished, taking away $460,000 in user deposits, as reported by blockchain security firm PeckShield. Promoting itself as a high-yield “pharming”…