Jimbo, a DeFi protocol, hacked for $7.5m in a slippage-related flaw

Jimbo, a decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol, is the latest to suffer an attack resulting in the loss of 4,090 ethereum (ETH), worth $7.5 million

Wallet drainer moves funds to Tornado Cash

Crypto security firm CertiK has warned that a known wallet drainer has moved funds into sanctioned crypto tumbler Tornado Cash. In a May 27 alert, CertiK stated that two externally owned addresses (EOAs), 0x546 and 0x108, deposited 20 ether (ETH)…

Sandbox CEO’s Twitter account hacked to promote fake airdrop

A Twitter account belonging to Arthur Madrid, the co-founder and CEO of The Sandbox, a metaverse project, was compromised recently by an unknown hacker. The hacker used the account to spread a phishing scam that claimed to offer a free…

DeFi protocol SeaSwapSui steals $32k from investors 

CeriK Alert has revealed that DeFi platform SeaSwap has rug-pulled its users, stealing about $32,000 worth of SUI tokens. SeaSwap has also abandoned its other social media channels. SeaSwapSui, a decentralized finance protocol on the recently launched …

Crypto hacks decreased by 70% in Q1 2023, research reveals

A recent report by TRM Labs shows that the number of cryptocurrency attacks dropped by 70% during Q1 2023 compared to the same period in 2022.

Tornado Cash attacker proposes to return control

In a shocking turn of events, an attacker who recently hijacked the governance of Tornado Cash has proposed to undo their hack, sparking both hope and skepticism within the community.