Tag: wormhole

Apr 11 2022

Largest Cryptocurrency Hacks In History: How They Happened

As cryptocurrency's use and influence spread, the industry has become big business for investors, corporations, wallets, custodians, exchanges, and, unavoidably, hackers. One of the most significant hurdles for widespread consumer and corporate adoption is the paramount issue of security. Some of the largest cryptocurrency hacks in history happened in crypto's more recent years, and hackers have managed to...

Mar 31 2022

Polkadot, Kusama to launch Wormhole bridge to Ethereum, Solana

Mar 31 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  acala avalanche bridge defi ethereum

Announced Wednesday in a blog post by Dan Reecer Chief Growth Officer at Acala and Karura, the two Polkadot protocols will integrate with Wormhole, the...

Mar 30 2022

Feb 08 2022

Wormhole Offers $10 Million to Ethereum thieves

Feb 08 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  ethereum news news wormhole

Last Wednesday, hackers stole about $320 million in cryptocurrency from...

Feb 04 2022

Jump Trading Rescues Wormhole Hours After Hack

Feb 04 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  defi hack wormhole

One of the biggest hacks in the crypto space occurred on Wednesday night. Wormhole, a renowned cross-blockchain bridge, suffered a hack worth $326M. However, Wormhole’s parent company appears to have stepped up to their defense. Jump Trading Group offered to replenish the huge amount lost. This would prevent chaos in the Solana DeFi community. Wednesday night was not the best of days for...

Feb 03 2022

Solana-Ethereum Wormhole Bridge Exploited for $300+ Million, SOL Plunges 10%

Key takeaways: Wormhole Network, a DeFi bridge connecting Solana and Ethereum was exploited for more than $300 million The hacker was able to mint 120,000 wETH (worth $313M at press...

Breakdown: How the hacker stole 80k ETH from the Solana Wormhole bridge

One of the worst hacks against the Solana blockchain happened on Wednesday when a hacker managed to transfer 80,000 ether (ETH), over $214 million at the moment of writing, out of the Solana system and into the Ethereum blockchain through the Wormhole bridge – a...

Largest cryptocurrency hack of 2022 so far, more than $321M stolen from Wormhole Bridge

Another day, another attack. Wormhole, the Solana to Ethereum bridge, was exploited on Wednesday, February 2. An anonymous hacker has managed to get away with a fat paycheck, approximately $321 million making this the biggest Defi hack of 2022. How did this happen, and what actions have the Wormhole project developers taken to rectify this? […]

How This Defi Project Just Lost $320 Million In Ether?

Wormhole, a connection between Solana and other popular blockchains, was defrauded of $320 in wrapped Ethereum (wETH). This was the second-largest attack in the history of the...

Feb 02 2022

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Oct 18 2021

Top Solana Updates | Solana Unveils Server Program | October Week 3

Oct 18 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  cryptocurrency news orca solana wormhole

It was a wonderful week for the Solana ecosystem as $SOL surged remarkably this week. The $SOL price rallied by 9.0% in the last seven days and is currently trading at $159, according to Coingecko. Meanwhile, the Solana ecosystem continues to record new heights as stablecoins are integrating on more platforms. Currently, they are available on Binance, OkEx, Huobi, FTX, Bitfinex, Gate, and...

Sep 30 2021

Top Updates From The Solana Ecosystem | Solana Integrates TRM Labs | September Week 3

This week, Solana ($SOL) experienced a bearish run as its price fell along with the entire crypto market. $SOL has recorded its lowest downturn in two weeks, dropped by 22% in the last seven days, according to CoinGecko. However, the Solana ecosystem continues to add more projects to its platform and is gaining attention among...

Sep 21 2021

Top Updates From The Solana Ecosystem | Solana Network Outage | September Week 3

This week, Solana native token ($SOL) has dropped by 10% after a brief outage. According to CoinGecko, the drop marks $SOL in its lowest downturn in two weeks, with its market cap currently at $48.0 billion. However, the...

Aug 19 2021

Top Updates From the Solana Ecosystem | August Week 2

Last week was a bullish week for Solana as its native token (SOL) set a new all-time high of $74.04 (which was surpassed this week). The token rallied by 83.7% in the last 7 days and was trading at $71.90 in the last 24 hours. Here are the exciting updates from the Solana ecosystem from last week....

Aug 16 2021

Solana (SOL) Hits A New All Time High With Record Transaction Volumes

Aug 16 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Altcoin Solana (SOL) is making some silent moves...

Aug 10 2021

Bitcoin Hit $46K for the First Time Since May

August 10, 2021 / Unchained Daily / Laura Shin Daily Bits...

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