The users of cross-chain protocol lashed out over an unsolved security vulnerability that appeared earlier this week and the platform’s failure to act. Later on, though, Multichain revealed that one whitehat hacker returned 259 ETH, worth approximately $813,000.
The Multichain Exploit
It all started when Multichain announced the existence of a flaw that made several accounts vulnerable to malicious entities. The team behind the protocol urged its users to revoke approvals for six tokens – WETH, PERI, OMT, WBNB, MATIC, and AVAX, in order to protect their assets, an action that inevitably prompted hackers to rush in and exploit the vulnerability.
📢UpdateAccording to the tracking data, one whitehat hacker has returned 259 ETH (https://t.co/BvTwOQTsE1). At this moment, aRead More »