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Security Researchers Unveil Potential Threats Targeting ChatGPT

In a groundbreaking discovery, security researchers have identified potential vulnerabilities within the widely-used ChatGPT platform, raising concerns about the security and privacy of users worldwide.

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Crypto Industry Sees 23% Decrease in Hacking Losses During Q1

In a promising turn of events for the crypto industry, reports indicate a significant decline in hacking-related losses during the first quarter of the year. According to data compiled by leading cybersecurity firms, losses incurred due to hacking activities within the crypto space have decreased by 23% compared to the previous quarter.

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Ethena Labs Vulnerability Leads to $290k Exploitation on Binance Launchpool

In a recent turn of events, Ethena Labs, a prominent decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol, has fallen victim to a significant exploit, resulting in a loss of $290,000 on Binance Launchpool. The incident has sparked concerns regarding the security of DeFi platforms and the susceptibility of emerging projects to exploitation.

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Munchables Project Hit by Massive Hacker Attack on Blast Platform

The Blast platform was rocked by a significant security breach as the Munchables project fell prey to a hacker attack, resulting in the loss of 17,400 ETH, equivalent to $62.5 million. Notably, ZachXBT closely monitored the perpetrator, identified by the address 0x6e…09c5, during the incident, marking it as the largest breach on Blast to date. Munchables has since taken action to track the transaction and prevent further unauthorized access.

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Security Flaw Detected in Apple’s M Series Chips

Academics have discovered a severe security flaw in Apple’s M series semiconductors that might allow malevolent users to gain private encryption keys from MacBook machines. A paper published on March 21 by a group of academics from multiple colleges in the United States uncovered a form of side-channel attack that might allow hackers to illegally gain end-to-end encryption keys when Apple processors execute widely used cryptographic protocols.

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Crypto Investment Scams Surge in the US

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has estimated that investment fraud involving cryptocurrencies will account for the majority of investment losses in 2023, making it a major problem in the United States. According to research, investment losses involving cryptocurrency climbed by 53% in 2023 over the previous year

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Peckshield: Crypto Hackers Stole $360 Million in February

Cryptocurrency hackers stole more than $360 million in February, nearly twice the amount taken in January. According to Peckshield, a cryptocurrency and blockchain security startup, the most significant hack occurrence in February was a security breach at Playdapp, a Web3 gaming platform that lost $290 million four days after being hacked. Fixedfloat, a cryptocurrency exchange, also suffered a $25.85 million loss due to another breach.

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MicroStrategy’s Twitter Account Hacked, Leading to Phishing Airdrop Scam

MicroStrategy, a prominent business intelligence firm known for its significant Bitcoin holdings, faced a security breach on its Twitter account. The breach resulted in the posting of a phishing airdrop link, leading to financial losses for unsuspecting users. According to reports from ZachXBT, an analyst and cryptocurrency commentator, the hack has resulted in a loss of approximately $440,000. ZachXBT shared details of the incident on Twitter, revealing the wallet address associated with the compromised funds: 0xe7645b8672b28a17dd0d650a5bf89539c9aa28da. The phishing scam likely targeted users with promises of free airdropped tokens or cryptocurrency rewards, enticing them to click on the fraudulent link shared via MicroStrategy’s compromised Twitter account. Once users interacted with the malicious link, their funds were redirected to the attacker’s wallet, resulting in substantial financial losses.

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Romance Scam Training Kits Now Available on Dark Web

In a concerning development on the dark web, cybercriminals are capitalizing on a disturbing trend by offering ready-to-go pig-butchering scam kits, a fraudulent scheme that exploits victims emotionally before leading them into a potential financial disaster.

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