BlockThreat - Week 1, 2021

yCredit | DeFi Saver | SuperMassive | ElectroRAT

Welcome to 2021, the year without DeFi incidents, blockchain reorgs, and exchanges hacks. Just kidding. The year has already started with the first batch of DeFi hacks and exploits in yCredit and DeFi Saver projects. More YouTube giveaway scams and rug pulls followed closely after. On the malware front, this edition features reports of new a crypto stealer and change in tactics for the crypto jacking campaigns. The BlockSec frontier appears much the same as the previous year. On the brighter side, we have a new blockchain security conference, Unchained, on the horizon and a recordings of a number of smart contract security talks from the Hello Security Audit track.

Hacks

Vulnerabilities

Scams

Malware

Events and Communities

Media

Research

Tools

  • tx2uml package creates useful Ethereum transaction graph.


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- Peter Kacherginsky (iphelix)