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News | 1 week ago
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Moonbirds Creator Lost $1.1 Million in NFTs to Phishing

The co-founder of the NFT collection Moonbirds fell victim to a phishing attack leading to over 684 ETH (~$1.1 million) worth of NFTs stolen. Kevin Rose, Co-Founder of PROOF and […]

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News | 2 weeks ago
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Developers to Try Hacking Ethereum to Detect Issues with Staked ETH Withdrawals

Ethereum developers created a shadow fork to test the future ability to withdraw staked ETH.  Withdrawal-Mainnet-Shadow-Fork-1 on Ethereum was created to test the blockchain’s potential vulnerabilities ahead of the Shanghai […]

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News | 3 weeks ago
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Hacker Stole Nearly $50K in Crypto and NFTs Via Google Ads Link

A malware link in a Google contextual ad helped a hacker break into an NFT collector’s social media accounts, steal his assets, and send out phishing messages to all his […]

Author: CoinsPaid Media Editor
News | 4 weeks ago
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Sanctions on Tornado Cash Don’t Stop Attackers from Using It

Overall inflows to the Tornado Cash crypto mixer fell 68% in the 30 days following the platform’s inclusion on the U.S. Treasury Department’s sanctions lists. However, attackers continue to actively […]

Author: CoinsPaid Media Editor
News | 1 month ago
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Hackers Stole Over $16 Million on Christmas Day

Hacker activity during Christmas Eve and Christmas holidays increased. Attackers compromised the decentralized trading platform Defrost Finance and the crypto exchange Rubic and hacked BitKeep Wallet. The total amount of […]

Author: CoinsPaid Media Editor
News | 2 months ago
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Funds Stolen from FTX Started Moving

Digital assets worth $477 million were stolen from FTX’s accounts when it collapsed. A hacker began moving the stolen funds to DEX protocols and cross-chain bridges over the weekend.  According […]

Author: CoinsPaid Media Editor
News | 3 months ago
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FTX Initiated Bankruptcy Proceedings & Got Hacked, SBF Detained

About 130 companies affiliated with FTX have begun bankruptcy proceedings in the U.S. Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) resigned as FTX CEO and was detained in the Bahamas.  FTX Trading, FTX US, […]

Author: CoinsPaid Media Editor
News | 3 months ago
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Hackers Stole Nearly $3 Billion This Year

As of October 31, 2022, hackers have stolen double the amount of money from crypto protocols as of the entire last year. Crypto losses totaled nearly $3 billion this year, […]

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News | 4 months ago
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Cross-Chain Bridges Most Vulnerable Segment of DeFi

Since September 2020, cross-chain protocols have become increasingly attractive to cybercriminals. They account for about 50% of all attacks on the DeFi sector. According to Token Terminal, hackers have stolen […]

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News | 4 months ago
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Hackers Break Productivity Records in October

October 2022 is the month of the highest hacker activity in history. During two incomplete weeks, cybercriminals performed 11 different hacks and stole $718 million in crypto.  Analysts at Chainalysis […]

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