Scammer Who Used Info of Riot Games’ Co-Founder to Mine Crypto is Jailed

The Singaporean identity fraud scammer also tricked Google and Amazon Web Services (AWS) into providing $5.4 million worth of cloud computing services by using the personal details of the co-founder…

Hackers Exploit Harmony’s Horizon Blockchain Bridge to Steal $100 Million

The main bridge of layer-1 blockchain between Binance Chain, Ethereum, and Bitcoin was exploited, but the BTC bridge isn’t impacted. Harmony’s Horizon Bridge is the latest to be hacked. According…

Hackers Hijacked Official Ferrari Subdomain to Host NFT Scam

After the hijacking, hackers hosted the Mint Your Ferrari NFT scam on the luxury automaker’s official website. Italian luxury automobile manufacturer Ferrari’s official website was hacked to promote a fake…

Attacker Steals $182 Million From Ethereum-based Beanstalk Stablecoin Protocol

Interestingly, the attacker donated $250,000 of the stolen funds to an address used for raising donations for the Ukrainian government. According to security firm PeckShield, a credit-focused, Ethereum-based stablecoin protocol…

Hackers steal more than $600M from Ronin blockchain used to play Axie Infinity

Written by Suzanne Smalley Mar 29, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The cryptocurrency used to play the Pokémon-inspired blockchain game Axie Infinity was the target of a March 23 crypto heist of…

Ex-Crypto CEO accused of 2016’s $11 billion Ethereum DAO hack

According to journalist Laura Shin and Blockchain data security firm Chainalysis, in 2016, a programmer, Toby Hoenisch, allegedly stole 3.6 million ETH from The DAO, worth roughly $9 billion today.…

Security Tips For Trading Cryptocurrency Online

Cybercriminals are always ready to hack cryptocurrency accounts/wallets these days. The popularity and rise in prices of leading cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have made them a lucrative target for…

Wormhole hack – Hackers steal $320M in one of the largest crypto heists

Wormhole, a cryptocurrency platform has suffered a massive hack in which hackers have stolen $320 million worth of wETH (or wrapped Ether), the company confirmed on Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022.…

Hackers stole more than $320 million in cryptocurrency from DeFi platform Wormhole

Written by Tonya Riley Feb 3, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A hacker stole $320 million worth of Ethereum cryptocurrency from a decentralized finance platform Wormhole on Wednesday. The attack is the…

Multichain hack: Hacker returns $1 million, keeps $150k as bug bounty

The hacker turned out to be a “white hat” decided to return most of the stolen funds but keep $150,000 as a bug bounty “tip.” Multichain is a cross-chain protocol…