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14/07/21 01:00 by Best Owie
ChainSwap Loses $8 Million In Second Exploit
ChainSwap has experienced another exploit in what has turned out to be a terrifying month for the exchange. The platform which acts as a bridge for assets had succumbed to an exploit earlier this mont... Read More
07/02/21 23:28 by Livine Sanchez
The Changing Face of Cryptocurrency Projects
In the earliest days of the cryptocurrency industry, communities were a crucial element in the success (or failure) of projects — as projects with a vibrant, passionate community tended to flourish... Read More
07/02/21 14:44 by Samuel Wan
Why Cardano Will Outshine Ethereum 2.0 According to IOHK Boss
The IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson gave his perspective on why Cardano will outshine Ethereum 2.0. In an interview with Ben Armstrong, AKA Bitboy Crypto, Hoskinson spoke about Cardano having a simpler and... Read More
28/12/20 22:00 by Cole Petersen
COVER Price Plummets Towards Zero Following Lethal Minting Function Exploit
COVER has been gaining serious hype throughout the past few months, despite its turbulent beginnings. What started as “SAFE” ultimately became COVER following some contentious battles betw... Read More
16/11/20 06:00 by Nick Chong
Ethereum DeFi Exploiter Returns $50,000 to “Nurse” Affected by $5m Attack
DeFi Despite positive technological developments, the decentralized finance (DeFi) space is still rife with hacks and exploits. This much was made clear just recently, when $7 million was siphoned out... Read More
03/11/20 13:17 by Samuel Wan
Controversial Hex Airdrop Token Goes to Zero Inciting Crypto Conspiracy Allegations
The crypto community was stunned last night to learn of a minting exploit that had collapsed the value of Axion.
On November 2, 2020, during the 1:1 Axion for Hex airdrop, an attacker minted and sold ... Read More
26/10/20 17:00 by Joseph Young
Ethereum Now Has 1 Out of 3 Pillars: Researcher Hints ETH is Undervalued
The sentiment around Ethereum has not been as strong as Bitcoin in the past two weeks. But over the longer term, researchers expect ETH to perform particularly well in the next bull cycle.
The optimis... Read More
26/10/20 12:33 by Brenda Ngari
DeFi Protocol Harvest Finance Offers $100,000 Bounty In The Aftermath Of A $24M Exploit
Several decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols have fallen victim to economic exploits since the start of this year. These have included large-scale attacks on the bZx project, the $25 million exploi... Read More
01/10/20 23:00 by Cole Petersen
Yearn.finance (YFI) Posts Massive Short Squeeze Following Surge in Open Interest
Yearn.finance (YFI) has been facing heightened volatility as of late, with bears attempting to capitalize on recent drama surrounding one of the projects that Yearn’s founder is working on.
However,... Read More
30/09/20 02:22 by Nick Chong
Yearn.finance (YFI) Still Down 15% After EMN Bug as Uncertainty Remains
Yearn.finance (YFI) took a strong hit around 24 hours ago when a yet-to-launch project related to protocol experienced a bug. For those that don’t know, Andre Cronje, founder of Yearn.finance, d... Read More
14/09/20 22:25 by Brenda Ngari
$8.1 Million Lost In bZx Protocol’s Third High-Profile Hack This Year
Decentralized Finance (DeFi) lending protocol, bZx, has been hit by the third exploit this year. This time, it is believed that the hackers made off with approximately $8 million worth of digital ass... Read More
14/09/20 17:16 by Samuel Wan
1Inch Exchange Co-Founder Disputes Claims bZx Attackers Stole $8m in DeFi Exploit
DeFi lending protocol bZx suffered another attack last night, the second in seven months.
This time, faulty code was blamed for an exploit that allowed hackers to duplicate assets, or increase their i... Read More
31/08/20 02:01 by Tony Spilotro
Hackers Nab $16 Million In BTC Through Bitcoin Wallet Exploit
A long-time holder was unfortunately taken for their 1,400 BTC – over $16 million worth of Bitcoin – in a wallet exploit. But how were hackers able to make off with this user’s cryptocur... Read More
29/06/20 13:00 by Yashu Gola
Security Flaw in Balancer Pools Leads to Massive $450K Crypto Hack
Automated market maker protocol Balancer lost over $450,000 in a hacking incident on Sunday.
The firm’s co-founder and CTO, Mike McDonald, confirmed that hackers drained at least two of their p... Read More
19/02/20 19:12 by Brenda Ngari
Ethereum Inches Higher – Why The ETH Rally Is Just Getting Started
Ethereum’s rally this year has been one of the crypto markets’ most impressive surprises. At the current level, ETH price is a mere $21 shy of the craved $300 mark.
Since January, within less ... Read More
19/02/20 11:00 by Martin Young
What Are Flash Loans And Why Are They Bullish For Ethereum?
The crypto industry has been wrapped up in the first two major exploits of decentralized finance this week. The decriers are having a field day but the outcome may actually be bullish for Ethereum.
E... Read More
21/11/19 02:07 by Michael Grub
How a Crypto Casino Player Won $110,000 With $1,200 Invested Without Even Gambling
A savvy player at a cryptocurrency casino has walked away with a cool $110,000 by exploiting a flaw in the programming of a smart contract of a gambling application. The gambling application in quest... Read More