Cryptocurrency and ICO news 14.06.2018
Hackers stole $20 million in ETH
Hackers have succeeded in stealing over $20 million by hijacking insecure Ethereum nodes. Notably, this issue was highlighted in March this year by Chinese security giant Qihoo 360 and now it has become obvious that hackers just never stopped to use the vulnerability – scanning port 8545, looking for geth clients and stealing their cryptocurrency.
The crypto community has already been shaken with the news of $40 million theft from Coinrail recently and several other incidents this year. Crypto industry is rapidly developing, attracting hackers as well.
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