Polygon and Fantom Services Restored After Phishing Attack
Blockchain networks Polygon and Fantom suffered a DNS attack Friday that directed users to malicious websites created to steal the keys to their digital wallets.
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Hackers Wanted: $1M Bounties Entice White Hats to Hunt for DeFi Bugs
Should I just steal the money? There’s a vulnerability in the code… Of a DeFi protocol with $3B in TVL. I was just looking at the open-source code for fun. But now, it’s serious. There’s a bug bounty, a reward that pays out $10K to anyone who finds a major weakness. But exploiting this vulnerability…
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DeFi Dev Offers $320k to Whoever Finds Critical Bug in Ethereum Dapp
ArmorFi’s CTO Robert Forster is partnering with bug bounty platform Immunefi to personally offer the equivalent of $320k to anyone who can find a critical smart contract bug in any Ethereum ecosystem project. The program, which is hosted on Immunefi and called the R Bounty, is designed to encourage responsible disclosure of critical vulnerabilities. The…
Ledger Data Hack Shows Crypto Storage is a Catch 22
Crypto hardware wallet provider Ledger had thousands of its users’ sensitive information leaked to the public this weekend. The data breach that occurred in June was brought to light after a public hacker shared the stolen data on leaking site Raidforum, after months of it supposedly ‘selling for six figures’ on dark marketplaces. The proprietary…