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Crypto Update | Blockchain Bridges Keep Getting Attacked. Here's How to Prevent It
With both bitcoin and ether trading in a tight range over the past week amid swirling macroeconomic conditions, plus a look at how to hack a blockchain bridge, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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First Mover Asia: Why Bridges Are So Vulnerable to Exploit; Bitcoin Falls Under $19K
One crypto developer says that centralization and reliance on private key holders are to blame, not the inherent technology and logic behind the bridges themselves.
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Blockchain Bridges Keep Getting Attacked. Here's How to Prevent It
Crypto bridges are soft targets providing some of crypto's largest exploits this year.
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Blockchain Startup Hyperlane Raises $18.5M Round Led by Crypto Investor Variant
The platform helps developers connect applications across blockchains.
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Hackers Lose 5 Ether While Trying to Attack Near Protocol’s Rainbow Bridge
Automated security processes caused the attackers to lose money while trying to submit a fabricated transaction on the Rainbow bridge.
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Ronin Hackers Converted Some Stolen Ether to Bitcoin: SlowMist Researcher
The exploiters converted their ill-gotten gains initially to ether and then to bitcoin before using sanctioned mixers to mask their identities.
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Dogecoin Jumps as Dogechain Gains Traction Among Retail Crypto Traders
The Polygon Edge-based Dogechain locks nearly $5 million in liquidity and is gaining prominence among retail crypto traders.
Dogechain is the current fascination for retail traders on Crypto Twitter. (Jaycee Xie/UnSplash)