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⛩️ Gatehub Crypto Wallet Data Breach Compromises 1.4M Passwords
A security researcher from the website “Have I Been Pwned” has revealed that as many as 1.4 million user accounts from GateHub has been compromised.
The stolen information reportedly includes registered email addresses, passwords, two-factor authentication keys, mnemonic phrases, and wallet hashes.
In June, the same web wallet platform has also suffered a hack which resulted in nearly $10 million USD in stolen funds.
⚡ Monero's Official Website Hijacked with Crypto-snatching Malware
The software available for download on Monero (XMR) official website was compromised to steal cryptocurrency.
The downloadable software available at getmonero.org may have been compromised over the last 48 hours.
A professional investigator going by the name of Serhack said on Github: “I can confirm that the malicious binary is stealing coins. Roughly 9 hours after I ran the binary a single transaction drained the wallet."
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🐂 When Lambo? Lamborghini to track cars using Blockchain
Lamborghini will use an enterprise blockchain platform from Salesforce to track the authenticity of the cars sold on the secondary market.
The company believes blockchain tech will help make this better and faster by gathering all the partners together in one trusted distributed network.
Lamborghini has now become the fourth client for Salesforce’s blockchain platform, following Arizona State University, health research company IQVIA and ratings agency S&P Global.