BlockThreat - Week 17, 2021

Hotbit, Uranium, Spartan, Bitcoin Fog, IRS

Not a week goes by without another record compromise of DeFi platforms. This week Uranium Finance and Spartan Protocol got exploited to the tune of $51M and $30M respectively. Hotbit exchange shut down its operations after attackers penetrated its internal systems. In other news, IRS has been increasingly effective at hunting down criminals using both on-chain and more traditional resources after it identified and arrested Bitcoin Fog’s operator.

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- Peter Kacherginsky (iphelix)