The scammer, a fake NFT artist, offered 2,000 NFTs in pre-sale and showed them on Discord. The original NFTs were stolen from a 27-year-old English artist.
DeFi attacks were the cause of loss of more than US$500 Million in related fraud accounts for 54% of the volume of cryptocurrency fraud while 76% of attacks are carried out by external agents. Fraud and cryptocurrency attacks have dropped.
There would be no guarantees that the perpetrator of the attack wiould return all of the stolen funds. The analysis firm SlowMist determined the vulnerability of the DeFi Poly Network that was exploited by the hacker. Now the Poly Network Hacker had returned more than US$256 Million in Cryptocurrency.
Defi Poly Network Protocol hacked and called on exchanges to “blacklist” the tokens after the attack. Being a protocol that involves several blockchains, the figure could be higher. The US$600 million is one of the worst blows to decentralized finance platforms.
Smart contracts and a supposed DeFi protocol were used on a DeFi scam which was then dismantled. The SEC ordered them to pay a compensation of USD 12.8 million. The Defi Company was Blockchain Credit Partners and they already returned the stolen money.
Raees Cajee said the platform Africrypt was hacked and only a fraction of the company’s holdings is missing. Investors had accused the Cajee brothers of disappearing with money from the platform. Now they have reappeared before the press.
Pancake Bunny Finance has plummeted more than 98% after the attack leading the dev team to create a way to compensate its investors
The decentralized finance protocol ( DeFi ) Rari Capital suffered a hacker attack on Saturday, said project leader David Lucid in a publication on Medium. The loss was 2,600 Ethereum.
Conti Ransomware, hits the systems of one of the largest school districts in the United States. They were hacked by cybercriminals who encrypted the data and made a bizarre US$40 million ransom request to release the data.
User installs fake IOS app on the App Store and has 17 stolen bitcoins (BTC), equivalent to US$1 million.
Ether Miners, Last Wednesday (10), tweeted from an anonymous technology account, a screenshot of a panel with the following message: “Chinese‘ mod ’drug” to crack Nvidia hash limiter.
Another DeFi protocol fell victim to hackers. Cover Protocol has been exploited while its native token plunged 80% in minutes.