The 2 Most Common Airdrop Phishing Attacks and How Web3 Wallet Owners Can Stay Protected – Featured Bitcoin News

In the world of cryptocurrencies, decentralized finance (defi), and Web3, airdrops have become commonplace in the industry. However, while airdrops sound like free money, there’s been a growing trend of airdrop phishing scams that steal people’s money when they attempt to get the so-called ‘free’ crypto assets. The following is a look at two different … Read more

MetaMask warns of security vulnerability from older versions of popular crypto wallet

On Wednesday, MetaMask said that it uncovered a critical security vulnerability in older versions of its crypto wallet with the help of security researchers at Halborn. The security firm was awarded a bounty of $50,000 for the discovery.  For users of the MetaMask extension before version 10.11.3, three necessary conditions would have led to the … Read more

Hackers Are Cloning Web3 Wallets Like Metamask and Coinbase Wallet to Steal Crypto – Bitcoin News

Confiant, an advertising security agency, has found a cluster of malicious activity involving distributed wallet apps, allowing hackers to steal private seeds and acquire the funds of users via backdoored imposter wallets. The apps are distributed via cloning of legitimate sites, giving the appearance that the user is downloading an original app. Malicious Cluster … Read more

Gamestop Launches Web3 Ethereum Wallet That Leverages Loopring’s ZK-Rollup Tech – Bitcoin News

This week, the consumer electronics and gaming software retailer, Gamestop, has officially revealed the company’s self-custodial, Web3 ethereum wallet. The wallet is currently in beta form and now available via the firm’s web portal, in order to provide users with a wallet that stores crypto assets and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Furthermore, the wallet utilizes Loopring’s … Read more