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Started at 18:37:24 PM +UTC, Nov-21–2020, Pickle Finance was attacked by exploiting two bugs in the ControllerV4 smart contract. The hack results in draining all invested 19.76M DAIs under the StrategyCmpdDaiV2 management. Here we elaborate the technical details of these two bugs in this blog post. Summary: Pickle is a yield-generating YFI-related DeFi protocol onRead More →

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With ransomware attacks up 200% in the last two years, CryptoBuzz looks at some of the methods bad actors are employing and how to avoid them. The last two years have witnessed a real uptick in crypto-centric ransomware attacks. Not only are bad actors becoming more refined, but they areRead More →

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Scammers have stolen over 2,100,000 XRP by luring victims with the false promise of a ‘grand giveaway’ from Ripple Scammers are trying to steal secret keys of XRP users, crypto forensic expert Xrplorer warned last week. According to a report by the crypto analyst, the elaborate phishing scam lured victims underRead More →

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Research group Matter Labs has deployed its Layer 2 scaling tool on the Eth mainnet. Based on tech called zkRollup, the new tool, called zkSync, aims to pave the way for larger transaction volumes and less network pressure on Ethereum. zkSync promises to achieve a max hroughput of 2,000 transactionsRead More →