A phishing attack happens when the attacker attempts to acquire the credentials of users to gain access to their wallets.
RTFKT COO loses NFTs worth $170K to phishing attack
RTFKT CTO suggested that his colleague might have provided confidential information to the hacker who posed as an Apple representative.
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Phishing attack steals 700 Ethereum; Moldova bans crypto mining
Vitalik Buterin says ZKPs are necessary for Ethereum, Binance overshadows Huobi in derivatives trading, and more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
Over $1M worth of ETH, NFTs stolen in phishing attack
According to on-chain sleuth ZachXBT, the scammer goes by the pseudonym "monkey drainer" and has stolen $3.5 million worth of assets so far.
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Bitcoin mining difficulty reaches new ATH; FTX, Binance US, Bittrex attacked by same phishing scam
On-chain data reveals Binance and Bittrex were also attacked at the same time as FTX, Freeway suspends withdrawals while FatManTerra warns for a rug pull, and much more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
FTX compensating users who lost $6M to phishing attacks “just this once,” says SBF
FTX, Binance and other exchange users recently fell prey to phishing attacks targeting crypto services like 3Commas.
Hackers steal over $4.7M from Uniswap V3 LPs via phishing attack
Uniswap LPs suffered from a phishing attack for 8 hours and lost over 4295 ETH. Binance Intel helped Uniswap out with the attack, which was stopped at July 11, 23:00 UTC.
OpenSea experiences email data breach, warns users of phishing scams
OpenSea suffered a massive data breach after an employee of its email vendor downloaded and shared email addresses of its users.
Newspaper Twitter account hacked to promote Goblintown phishing scam
The hacker behind the goblintown.wtf scam is also responsible for the attack on the Azuki Beanz NFT project.
Metaverse-related phishing attacks become the newest form of high-tech fraud
Although retail metaverse investors are losing their investments to scammers, institutional investors are focused on establishing a presence in the virtual world.