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Binance Smart Chain DeFi Project Hacked for $31 Million

Crypto Briefing 04 Mar 2021
Meerkat Finance Hackers Tinker With Smart Contract. The hackers implemented a change in the ownership of the smart contract address on Meerkat Finance at 9 am UTC ... The hacker’s primary BNB address is identified on the blockchain, tagged as “FakePhishing17” on BSCscan, which received 73,635.23 BNB worth $17.67 million.
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Rug pull? DeFi project Meerkat drained by $31 million on Binance Smart Chain

The Block 04 Mar 2021
But on-chain data shows it may not as simple as that ... The funds were further transferred to multiple new blockchain addresses. On-chain data shows that the supposed hacker(s) drained the funds by altering Meerkat's smart contract that contains the project's vault business logic via using the original Meerkat deployer's account.� ... All Rights Reserved.
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First Major Rug Pull on Binance Smart Chain? Over $30 Million Drained

CryptoPotato 04 Mar 2021
Binance Smart Chain has become somewhat of a hot topic amid DeFi gem seekers in the past few weeks ... MKAT claimed to be hacked and stole all resources ... — Wu Blockchain (@WuBlockchain) March 4, 2021. It appears that the alleged hacker stole the money by changing the protocol’s smart contract using the original deployer’s account ... ....
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What is blockchain technology? How does it work?

Yahoo Daily News 03 Mar 2021
A block in the blockchain is a series of transactions. Such blocks together form the blockchain, which is a system that records the information of these transactions ... The reason it is nearly impossible to hack blockchain is that any change in the hacker’s copy of blockchain will stand out among all peer-to-peer copies.
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Creator of postpartum haemorrhage cup, Maharashtra boy among 10 winners

The Times of India 28 Feb 2021
Another winner, Gaurav Narula, 20, of Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering, New Delhi, has designed a novel blockchain to secure healthcare data. “Hackers can break into a hospital system and steal a patient’s data.
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4 Useful Bitcoin Wallets of 2021

LB News 25 Feb 2021
Blockchain.info. Blockchain.info wallet was created by experts at the cryptocurrency company of the same name ... for storing digital assets and for working on the exchange – one of the projects of Blockchain.info ... In February 2018, it was reported that hackers stole 700 BTC from users of the Blockchain.info service.
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Everything you need to know about bitcoins before using them!

Cascade Business News 24 Feb 2021
Bitcoin is based on blockchain technology and had gained massive popularity in few years ... It is entirely based on the Internet, and all the bitcoin transactions are recorded in a public ledger known as the blockchain ... Hackers can find out the origin of any transaction recorded in the blockchain ledger by connecting numerous nodes to it.
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How Crypto Holders are Losing Millions Sending Coins to the Wrong Wallets—And How to Stop It

Cryptopolitan 21 Feb 2021
With ethbox, crypto traders can harness the unbreakable safety of the underlying ethereum blockchain ... When enabled, the blockchain’s list of clearly trackable transactions are hidden, making it impossible for other users (or hackers) to see their origin and destination.
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Troubled NZ Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Suffers Another Hack in the Midst of Liquidation Process

Bitcoin 20 Feb 2021
Hackers Accessed a Dormant Wallet Which Holds XSN Tokens. According to Stuff.co.nz, the hackers took around NZD 62,000 ($45,000) worth of cryptocurrencies from the troubled exchange. The alert first came from Stakenet, a U.S.-based blockchain firm ... blockchain company commented on the matter..
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Crypto price surge invites torrent in crypto crime

Yahoo Daily News 20 Feb 2021
Hackers are upping their games to steal cryptocurrency ... According to a report from Amsterdam-based blockchain analytics firm Crystal Blockchain cited by Coindesk, hackers and scammers are known to have stolen $7.6 billion in cryptocurrency between 2011 and late 2020.Rise in “Cryptojacking” targeting consumers, businesses.
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N. Korean hackers charged in US over $1.3bn theft scheme

Dawn 19 Feb 2021
Over at least seven years, the officials created malicious cryptocurrency applications that opened back doors into targets’ computers; hacked into companies marketing and trading digital currencies like bitcoin; and developed a blockchain platform to evade sanctions and secretly raise funds, the department said.
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North Korean hackers charged in US over $1.3bn theft scheme

Dawn 19 Feb 2021
Over at least seven years, the officials created malicious cryptocurrency applications that opened back doors into targets’ computers; hacked into companies marketing and trading digital currencies like bitcoin; and developed a blockchain platform to evade sanctions and secretly raise funds, the department said.
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