Week 25, 2020

Bancor | DeFi Saver | Argent | Good Cycle

What a week in DeFi land! Multiple projects had to resort to hacking their own smart contracts after getting reports about critical flaws. Additional vulnerabilities discovered in the Argent wallet and the Lightning Network all leading to funds theft. This week we have also learned about a shady South Korean exchange behind multi-million gas fee transactions on the Ethereum network. In other news enjoy the upcoming movie about NSA kidnapping Satoshi Nakamoto in an attempt to destroy cryptocurrencies.

Hacks

Scams

Vulnerabilities

Research

Thanks for joining me this week and see you in another edition of Blockchain Threat Intelligence newsletter. In the meantime, head over to /r/blocksec for up to date information on the current threats.

-Peter