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Intel looking to develop closer relationship with TSMC

The Siasat Daily 04 Dec 2021
Taipei. Chip-maker Intel is apparently seeking to deepen its relationship with the world’s largest contract manufacturer for chips, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) to avoid possible clashes over TSMC’s 3nm chip production ... Also Read. Hackers steal $120 mn in crypto from Blockchain-based DeFi platform ... .
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Hackers steal $120 mn in crypto from Blockchain-based DeFi platform

The Siasat Daily 03 Dec 2021
Hackers have stolen crypto tokens worth $120 million from Blockchain-based decentralised finance (DeFi) platform BadgerDAO ... According to the blockchain security and data analytics Peckshield, the various tokens stolen in the attack are worth about $120 million, reports The Verge.
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What is blockchain gaming? Basics of Axie Infinity, Sandbox, Decentraland, and blockchain gaming explained

Your Story 03 Dec 2021
(Beginners may find our explainer article on blockchain technology and NFTs helpful before attempting to understand blockchain-based gaming.) ... How blockchain games are different ... The distributed nature of blockchain also prevents hackers from disrupting/attacking the game since distributed networks do not have a singular point of failure.
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AtlasVPN Report: From Q1-Q3 2021, US Citizens Lost $956 million to investment-related Crypto Scams

CoinGape 03 Dec 2021
Defi Hacks Frenzy 2021 ... According to blockchain security firm, PeckShield, the hackers took $117 million in Bitcoin, and the remaining funds were stored in a form of interest-bearing Bitcoin, i.e., a form of tokenised Bitcoin, and Ether — the native token of the Ethereum blockchain ... However, unfortunately this is not an isolated incident ... ....
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Windows 11 to make it easier to change default browsers

The Siasat Daily 03 Dec 2021
New Delhi. Microsoft has backtracked on its controversial default browser changes in Windows 11 and will soon allow users of Chrome, Firefox and other browsers to set a default browser with a single button ... In a latest statement to The Verge, Microsoft said ... Also Read. Hackers steal $120 mn in crypto from Blockchain-based DeFi platform ... .
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US’ Planned Parenthood cyberattack exposes data of 400K patients: Report

The Siasat Daily 03 Dec 2021
San Francisco. The Los Angeles chapter of Planned Parenthood suffered a ransomware attack in October that compromised the personal information of about 400,000 patients, media reports said ... However, we have no indication this was a targeted attack,” the spokesperson added ... Hackers steal $120 mn in crypto from Blockchain-based DeFi platform ... .
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Really Stupid 'Smart Contract' Bug Let Hackers Steal $31 Million In Digital Coin

Slashdot 02 Dec 2021
Blockchain startup MonoX Finance said on Wednesday that a hacker stole $31 million by exploiting a bug in software the service uses to draft smart contracts ... The hacker then exchanged the token for $31 million worth of tokens on the Ethereum and Polygon blockchains.
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Hackers drain $31 million from cryptocurrency service MonoX Finance

Ars Technica 02 Dec 2021
Blockchain startup MonoX Finance said on Wednesday that a hacker stole $31 million by exploiting a bug in software the service uses to draft smart contracts.
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Document Digitization: The eBL as a Vehicle for a Data-Driven Approach

The Maritime Executive 26 Nov 2021
Concerns such as … “if the electronic bill system is not secured, it can be hacked, and the details can be manipulated as per the convenience of the hacker, leading to fraud and loss of cargo” have been raised ... Blockchain powered solutions may be a worthwhile technology to respond to such cyber security concerns.
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Why We Are Betting on the Blockchain, Interview With Azuro’s Paruyr Shahbazyan

NewsBTC 25 Nov 2021
For these reasons alone, it makes a lot of sense to migrate betting onto the blockchain ... The blockchain automatically verifies transfers and activities and it keeps this data on thousands of nodes worldwide, giving hackers limited opportunity to steal their data from a single company server ... “Blockchain is solving this issue.
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Horizen Partners with HackerOne To Offer Up To $10,000 For Reporting Vulnerabilities on Its Blockchain ...

Longview News-Journal 24 Nov 2021
The security of the Horizen protocol will ensure the security of their sidechain and scalability protocol by opening it to the broader hackers community who serve the industry by identifying vulnerabilities and preventing potential exploits on blockchain networks ... Blockchains ...
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NSUR Inc Releases Results of NSUR Coin CertiK Audit

MENA FN 23 Nov 2021
The security assessment conducted by CertiK, a pioneer in blockchain security, was commissioned by NSUR Inc ... NSUR Coin is deployed on the Binance Smart Chain Blockchain ... Different from the traditional testing approaches, CertiK attempts to mathematically prove blockchain ecosystem and smart contracts are hacker-resistant and bug-free.
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PARSIQ Introduces New Multi-Chain Monitoring System To Mitigate Losses And Thefts

Bitcoinist 21 Nov 2021
As blockchain technology expands to new horizons, there has been a significant rise in the frequency of cyberattacks and other malicious attempts, posing critical security concerns within the cryptoverse ... With more and more DeFi platforms targeted by hackers, TRACKR is a much-needed security measure to deter unwanted activity.
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Top Crypto Thefts and Hacks of 2020, and What We Can Learn from Them

Bitcoinist 21 Nov 2021
The importance of securing our digital identities and personal info cannot be understated and that is also true for users on the blockchain ... Why did he return the money? That’s because even if you can steal the funds, the blockchain is highly transparent making it really hard to cash them out afterwards, especially at this level.
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Elliptic report: DeFi protocols lost $10.5 billion to hackers in two years

Cryptopolitan 21 Nov 2021
The Elliptic report says DeFi protocols lost $10.5 billion to hackers in two yearsThe TVL of DeFi protocols reaches $250 billionElliptic report breakdown ... With that, blockchains such as Solana and Binance Smart Chain provide hackers with more access to funds ... hackers can access.
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