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Security firm exposes $500m vulnerability in TRON’s multisig accounts
Security researchers have recently disclosed a critical zero-day vulnerability in the TRON blockchain that could potentially expose $500 million worth of cryptocurrency to theft.
Uranium Finance exploiter launders 650 ETH through Tornado Cash
An address associated with the 2021 exploit of automated market maker Uranium Finance recently laundered over $1.18 million of stolen assets through crypto mixer Tornado Cash. The assets were transferred in ten transactions in 30 minutes today. PeckShield, a blockchain…
BSC-based DeFi protocol Level Finance suffers a $1m exploit
LevelFinance (LVL), a Binance Smart Chain (BSC)-based decentralized exchange, has been exploited for $1 million. The hacker targeted a LevelFinance Referral Controller Contract vulnerability to orchestrate the heist. Level Finance (LVL), a Binance Smart Chain (BSC) powered decentralized finance (DeFi)…
Crypto industry loses $103m in April amid exploits, report shows
April was a rough month for the crypto world, as CertiK's report on crypto exploits, scams, and hacks revealed losses of over $103 million from various investors and projects.
Hedera temporarily disables network services after exploit
Hedera has announced that it has turned off network proxies on its mainnet due to an exploit. Critical network services like wallets, decentralized exchanges, and others will be available again once the problem is solved. Hedera announced during the late…
DeFi Liquidity Locking Platform Team Finance Hacked for $15.8 million
Team Finance, a DeFi platform used by other projects to lock their liquidity, has become the latest victim of a malicious exploit.
GMX DEX Suffers $565,000 Exploit on Avalanche (AVAX)
Decentralized exchange GMX allegedly fell victim to a price manipulation exploit worth around $565,000 on the AVAX/USD pair. GMX Suffers $565K Price Manipulation Exploit GMX, a decentralized exchange, was reportedly subjected to a price manipulation exploit by an exploiter who…
Another DeFi Hack as Cashio Minting Contract for CASH Gets Exploited
On March 23, 2022, Cashio tweeted that attackers had exploited its minting contract for its stablecoin CASH. They added that they are investigating the matter, and users should withdraw their funds from its liquidity pools. Additionally, the DeFi protocol noted that they…
Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Says DeFi Users are Underestimating Risks
Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin believes DeFi investors are underestimating smart contract risks on platforms locking billions of dollars these days, he said on a podcast this week. “DeFi is Fine, But Don’t Put Your Life Savings” In an interview marking…