BlockThreat - Week 27, 2021

ChainSwap | AnySwap | DeFi Plaza | BSV | Hamas | Kaseya

Cross-Chain protocols are definitely the next big target in the DeFi world. This week two such protocols were exploited resulting in the loss of $13M. In other news, BSV suffered multiple 51% attacks and someone tried tried to extort 0.5BTC from Bitcoin.org. Hundreds of businesses were infected with REvil malware in a supply-chain attack against IT solutions provider, Kaseya. Never a dull week!

Let’s dive into the news, but first a special thank you to Trail of Bits which sponsored this week’s edition:



News

Hacks

Vulnerabilities

Malware

Research


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