Latest News for: Blockchain hackers


Is Dapp Good For Your Startup’s Supply Chain?

The Signal 12 Jul 2024
Blockchain has long been associated mostly with cryptocurrencies ... Considering the nature of blockchain technology, your production and any associated processes will remain unaffected if a hacker gains access to just one of the many blocks.

The Philippines’ DOJ charges two Russians for alleged involvement in $7 million crypto heist

Cryptopolitan 11 Jul 2024
According to blockchain explorer XRP Scan , the hackers exchanged 999,999.999 XRP lots 13 times alongside another 200,000 XRP lots. Blockchain Explorer Crypto exchanges are hot targets for hackers.

CoinStats Hackers Launder Nearly $1M Through Tornado Cash

CoinChapter 11 Jul 2024
CoinStats Hackers Launder Nearly $1 Million. YEREVAN ( — Wallets linked to the CoinStats hackers have transferred nearly $1 million in Ether to Tornado Cash. Blockchain security firm ...

Doja Cat’s Social Media Compromised To Promote Fake Solana-Based Memecoin

Bitcoinist 09 Jul 2024
Amid the growing exploits among high-ranking celebrities, Solana blockchain remains the top pick by these hackers to carry out their fraudulent operations ... Hackers Likely To Target More Celebrities Profiles.

Doja Cat’s X Account Hacked To Shill Solana Meme Coin

Bitcoin World 09 Jul 2024
The hacker has posted more than two dozen times and removed Doja Cat’s profile picture and description from her account, which has some 5.6 million followers ... The hacker posted about other ...

Data points

Dawn 08 Jul 2024
The amount of cryptocurrency stolen in hacks globally more than doubled in the first six months of 2024 from a year earlier, driven by a small number of large attacks and rising crypto prices, blockchain researchers TRM Labs have said.

Rethinking public blockchains to protect the fragile future of tokenization

Cryptoslate 06 Jul 2024
Public Blockchains and Their Limitations The Big Problem ... The potential for hackers or nefarious groups to gain majority control of a blockchain’s consensus mechanism, often dubbed a ‘51% attack’, poses significant risks.

This Week in News: Major Highlights

Finance Magnates 06 Jul 2024
Singapore issued the blockchain technology firm Paxos full approval, allowing the New York-based firm to offer digital payment token services through its entity, Paxos Digital Singapore Pte.

Crypto Traders Lost Nearly $60M to Cybercriminals in H1 2024

Coinspeaker 05 Jul 2024
In the first half of the year, crypto traders lost nearly $60 million to hackers ... The hack affected up to 260,000 traders, with 20 of them losing $1 million each to the hackers ... The blockchain firm ...

Holograph Protocol Sabotaged by Disgruntled Contractor in $14M Heist

CoinChapter 04 Jul 2024
NAIROBI (— On June 13, the blockchain tokenization platform Holograph suffered a security breach. A hacker exploited the Holograph protocol to mint 1 billion Holograph (HLG) tokens worth $14.4 million.

CoinStats Employee Suspected of Orchestrating $2M Crypto Theft

Bitcoin World 28 Jun 2024
— Wu Blockchain (@WuBlockchain) June 23, 2024. According to the Etherscan data, the CoinStats hacker converted these tokens on the blockchain for 2,482 ETH ... The hacker accessed a Gala Games admin ...

Fake Phantom Wallet Promoted In iOS AppStore Drains Users Funds

Bitcoin World 28 Jun 2024
Mende Matthias, co-founder of the Dubai Blockchain Center, reported a theft exceeding $100,000 from his Phantom wallet on June 25, 2025 ... Investigation and forensics are on the way! Blockchain thefts never end well!. Hacker, return the money to ... ....

Metallica’s X account hacked to pump $METAL token

Cryptopolitan 27 Jun 2024
The hackers pointed out the blockchain’s capabilities in streamlining transactions, including buying $METAL, making purchases, earning, and more ... In March, PeckShield, a blockchain security company, ...

Alchemy Integrates ZetaChain, Empowers Developers To Build Universal Apps

CoinGape 27 Jun 2024
Alchemy, a leading web3 development platform, has unveiled a significant partnership aimed at revolutionizing blockchain application development ... It represents a significant step in making blockchain development more accessible and efficient globally.

Cardano (ADA) counters a major security attack, guarantees network stability

Invezz 26 Jun 2024
The perpetrators intended to steal assets staked on the blockchain ... The hacker spent 0.9 ADA for each transfer and filed blocks with immense transactions to overwhelm the blockchain ... Cardano blockchain.