Harmony’s $100M Hack Was Due to a Compromised Multi-Sig Scheme, Says Analyst

On June 23, 2022, the Harmony development team announced that $100 million was siphoned from the Horizon bridge, and the organization explained it was working with national authorities and forensic specialists. According to an account published Polygon’s chief information security officer, Mudit Gupta, the Horizon bridge attacker allegedly took control of the multi-signature wallet leveraged … Read moreHarmony’s $100M Hack Was Due to a Compromised Multi-Sig Scheme, Says Analyst

Cryptocurrency Exchange Uphold Leaves Venezuela Due to US Sanctions

Uphold, a New York-based cryptocurrency exchange, has announced it is closing its operations in Venezuelan markets. The company, which has already had problems with users in the country in the past — shutting down accounts and requiring KYC controls that some users deemed excessive — declares that the exit from Venezuela has to do with … Read moreCryptocurrency Exchange Uphold Leaves Venezuela Due to US Sanctions