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$415 Million FTX Hacker Moves ETH Exploited From The Exchange

Coin Edition 30 Sep 2023
The hacker behind the $415 ... On-chain data gathered by several blockchain security firms showed that the hacker used crypto privacy tools to obscure their transactions and move around as much as $8 million in exploited funds.�.

Mixin’s $20 Million Plea: Platform Transmits Onchain Bid to Reclaim Stolen Assets

Bitcoin 27 Sep 2023
In a bid to recover the stolen funds, Mixin is now extending a $20 million reward to the hacker upon the return of the assets. Through an onchain message on the Ethereum blockchain, Mixin clarified that the pilfered assets were the property of the dex platform’s users.

Mixin Network Offers Hacker $20 Million Bug Bounty To Return Stolen Assets

Bitcoinist 27 Sep 2023
Cross-chain protocol Mixin Network has offered the hacker behind the $200 million exploit a $20 million bug bounty reward to return the stolen assets. Mixin Woos Hacker With $20 Million Bug Bounty ... It is usually employed as an incentive for ethical hackers to discover program vulnerabilities before bad actors do.

Justin Sun Offers 5% Reward for Hackers That Stole $8,000,000 From Crypto Exchange HTX

The Daily Hodl 27 Sep 2023
Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun says he’ll offer a 5% reward if the hackers who stole nearly $8 million worth of Ethereum (ETH) from his exchange HTX decide to return the crypto ... Hackers hit HTX over the weekend for approximately 4,999 ETH worth $7.9 million, according to the blockchain security firm PeckShield.

Immunefi unveils new on-chain bug bounty system to combat hacks

Cryptopolitan 26 Sep 2023
Immunefi, a blockchain security , has introduced an innovative on-chain system for bug bounties ... Bolstering blockchain security amidst rising threats ... By offering a transparent and secure mechanism for rewarding white hat hackers, it aims to reduce vulnerabilities and potential exploits, ultimately fostering greater trust in the blockchain community.

Huobi Global Reportedly Loses Nearly $8M in Fresh HTX Hack

Coinspeaker 26 Sep 2023
The HTX crypto exchange, formerly known as Huobi, has lost a total of $7.9 million to hackers in a September 24 attack. The amount lost in the HTX hack was first noted by a blockchain analytics platform Cyvers ... “HTX has suffered a loss of 5,000 ETH due to a hacker attack.”.

HTX Loses $7.9 Million To Hackers, Justin Sun Responds

CryptoPotato 25 Sep 2023
... HTX (formerly Huobi) has lost $7.9 million worth of ETH to a hacker, on-chain data shows ... In a blockchain-based message, the exchange provided the hacker with an address to return all funds, giving him one week to do so.

Hong Kong’s Crypto Firm Hit by Unprecedented $200 Million Cyber Heist

Finance Magnates 25 Sep 2023
Hong Kong-based Mixin Network, a blockchain protocol aiming to tackle scalability challenges, has fallen victim to a massive cyberattack resulting in losses nearing $200 million ... Mixin, which facilitates transfer of digital assets, was compromised when hackers targeted its network's cloud service provider.

Hong Kong crypto firm hit by $200 million hack

Reuters 25 Sep 2023
At $200 million, the hack would be the 10th largest crypto hack of all time, by volume of crypto stolen, and the biggest so far in 2023, according to blockchain research firm Elliptic. Last year hackers stole crypto worth as much as $3.8 billion, making it the worst year on record, according to blockchain researchers Chainalysis.

Mixin Network suffers $200M hack

Cryptopolitan 25 Sep 2023
The network has since enlisted the expertise of blockchain investigator SlowMist and Google to aid in the investigation, while users await further details on the recovery efforts ... We have contacted Google and blockchain security company — Mixin Kernel (@MixinKernel).

Biggest Crypto Hack of the Year: Mixin Network Announces $200,000,000 Exploit

The Daily Hodl 25 Sep 2023
Today, Mixin Network announced on social media platform X that its cloud service provider was attacked by hackers, resulting in a loss of approximately $200 million. “We have contacted Google and blockchain security company Slow Mist to assist with the investigation.

Third-party vendor suffers security breach: Nansen

Financial Express 25 Sep 2023
The breach is believed to have given hackers access to admin rights ... Nansen, a crypto and blockchain analytics company, tweeted that one of its third-party vendors suffered a security breach affecting 6.8% of its users, stated Cointelegraph.

Mixin Network Faces $200 Million Loss in Attack, XIN Token Plummets 10%

CryptoPotato 25 Sep 2023
The company further stated that they are currently working with Google and the blockchain security company SlowMist to investigate the breach. In the early morning of September 23, 2023 Hong Kong time, the database of Mixin Network’s cloud service provider was attacked by hackers, resulting in the loss of some assets on the mainnet.

Decentralized Wallet Service Mixin Network Suspends Withdrawals And Deposits After $200M Hack

Bitcoin Warrior 25 Sep 2023
Mixin Network announced X, that it had temporarily suspended operations after hackers attacked its systems.

DeFi Platform Mixin Network Suffers $200m Hack; Pauses Services

Coin Edition 25 Sep 2023
In the early morning of September 23, 2023 Hong Kong time, the database of Mixin Network's cloud service provider was attacked by hackers, resulting in the loss of some assets on the mainnet. We have contacted Google and blockchain ...