Wallet total loss money by hacked is about

$ 7,197,557,279.29

Wallet : 36 hack event(s)

  • 2020-10-12

    Hacked target: Electrum

    Description of the event: An investigation by ZDNet revealed that hackers stole $22 million from users of Bitcoin wallet Electrum by enticing users to install fake software updates. And this technique was highest in 2018. Since this attack was first discovered two years ago, the Electrum team has taken some measures to prevent this attack. But this attack still applies to users who use older versions of the application.

    Amount of loss: $ 22,000,000 Attack method: Fake software updates
  • 2020-09-10

    Hacked target: K-Electric

    Description of the event: Pakistan’s largest electricity producer K-Electric suffered a ransomware attack this week, and hackers demanded a ransom of $7.7 million in Bitcoin.

    Amount of loss: $ 7,700,000 Attack method: Ransomware
  • 2020-09-08

    Hacked target: Banco Estado

    Description of the event: Banco Estado Bank, one of the three largest banks in Chile, had to shut down its nationwide business on the 7th due to a cyber attack by REvil ransomware.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: REvil ransomware
  • 2020-09-07

    Hacked target: 阿根廷国家移民局

    Description of the event: It is said that hackers used the encrypted virus NetWalker to enter the database and steal information from federal agencies. The dark web payment page linked in the ransomware description shows that the hacker initially paid $2 million worth of bitcoin to unlock the file. Within a week, this number had increased to 355 BTC, which is approximately $3.62 million.The Argentine government refused to pay the ransom.

    Amount of loss: $ 3,620,000 Attack method: used the encrypted virus NetWalker to enter the database
  • 2020-09-07

    Hacked target: TSEM

    Description of the event: Hackers carried out ransomware attacks against Tower Semiconductor Ltd (TSEM), a maker of wireless chips and camera sensors listed on the Israeli Nasdaq, and demanded hundreds of thousands of dollars in bitcoin ransoms. For safety reasons, TSEM shut down some running servers and suspended production in some factories.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-08-30

    Hacked target: Electrum

    Description of the event: GitHub user "1400 BitcoinStolen" said that a huge amount of his Bitcoin money had disappeared in the hack. This user uses a bitcoin purse Electrum, the user has no security update the software, so when he transfers the currency, it prompts to update and fix potential problems, but when he according to tip operation, the software takes advantage of a vulnerability to connect the hacker server, 1400 bitcoins (worth $16 million) is placed into the hacker's wallet.

    Amount of loss: $ 16,000,000 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-08-30

    Hacked target: Ledger

    Description of the event: Encrypted wallet provider Ledger recently experienced database leaks and wallet vulnerabilities, putting users' bitcoins at risk. The chief technology officer of Ledger stated that in terms of database leakage, the attacker accessed part of our e-commerce and marketing database through a third-party misconfigured API key on our website, allowing unauthorized access to our customers’ contact information and Order data. Ledger fixed this issue on the same day and disabled the API key.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: Incorrectly configured API keys on the Ledger website through a third party
  • 2020-08-14

    Hacked target: Ledger

    Description of the event: A cryptocurrency trader tweeted that a hacker hacked into his Ledger crypto wallet and stole more than 100,000 ERC-20 tokens. In addition, the trader stated that his account is in a safe state.

    Amount of loss: 100,000 ERC-20 tokens Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-08-07

    Hacked target: 国内云服务器

    Description of the event: Tencent Security Threat Intelligence Center has detected a large number of attacks originating from overseas IP and some domestic IP against domestic cloud server tenants. The attacker blasted into the server through SSH (port 22), and then executed malicious commands to download the Muhstik botnet Trojan. The botnet will control the compromised server to perform SSH lateral movement, download the Monero mining Trojan, and accept remote commands to launch DDoS attacks.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: blasted into the server through SSH (port 22)
  • 2020-08-05

    Hacked target: YouTube

    Description of the event: According to a tweet published by Jon Prosser on August 5, its YouTube channel with 262,000 subscribers was hacked, the channel name was changed to "NASA [news]", and a live broadcast about SpaceX CEO Elon Ma Skr gave false news of Bitcoin. In about two hours, the illegal profit was $4,000.

    Amount of loss: $ 4,000 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-08-01

    Hacked target: CWT

    Description of the event: CWT, the fifth largest travel company in the United States, agreed to pay $4.5 million worth of bitcoin to hackers who hijacked its computer systems.

    Amount of loss: $ 4,500,000 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-07-25

    Hacked target: Ledger

    Description of the event: On July 25, 2020, there was unauthorized access to Ledger's database, resulting in data leakage. The leaked data includes e-commerce and marketing data, but payment information and encrypted assets are safe. Ledger’s announcement claimed that the API Key was used to achieve unauthorized access to the database. Currently, the API Key has become invalid.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-07-16

    Hacked target: Twitter

    Description of the event: In the early hours of this morning, many celebrity politicians and some companies' Twitter accounts were attacked by hackers, and these Twitter accounts all published relevant digital currency phishing scam information. However, the phishing information was deleted a few minutes after it was posted. As of now, the scammers have received 12.86 bitcoins in total.

    Amount of loss: 12.86 BTC Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-07-11

    Hacked target: Bitcoin Gold

    Description of the event: The team that developed Bitcoin Gold (BTG), a bifurcated project, has announced a 51% attack. According to the official disclosure, THE BTG network has been hit by 51% attacks lasting nearly 10 days. However, on July 2, the BTG team had issued an attack alert to the mine pool and the exchange and issued version 0.17.2, which included checkpoints at 640,650 blocks. The BTG team reminds all BTG Core nodes to upgrade to version 0.17.2.

    Amount of loss: 0 Attack method: 51% attack
  • 2020-07-10

    Hacked target: BitClub

    Description of the event: According to the announcement issued by the Federal Prosecutor's Office of New Jersey, the programmer Silviu Catalin Balaci admitted to participating in the establishment of the cryptocurrency mining organization BitClub Network, engaging in telecommunications fraud and selling unregistered securities. Balaci confirmed that during the five-year period of implementation of the plan, BitClub defrauded investors of at least $722 million in Bitcoins.

    Amount of loss: $ 722,000,000 Attack method: Ponzi
  • 2020-06-19

    Hacked target: Wirecard

    Description of the event: About $2.13 billion worth of cash is missing from one of Wirecard's trust accounts, and the crypto debit card provider cannot as yet account for the money. In a statement, the crypto debit card provider blamed "spurious" cash balances provided by a third party with the aim of deceiving the auditor, which discovered the scandal during a routine audit. Wirecard said it is investigating the matter in close cooperation with the auditor. The amount missing equals 25% of the funds on the company's balance sheet.

    Amount of loss: $ 2,130,000,000 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-03-25

    Hacked target: Ledger

    Description of the event: Attacker creates malicious Ledger Chrome extensions and tricks users into downloading malicious Ledger Chrome extensions through Google search ad serving and other methods to steal users' cryptocurrency. So far, it is known that at least 1.4 million XRP are stolen.

    Amount of loss: 1.4M XRP Attack method: Phishing
  • 2020-03-05

    Hacked target: Trident Crypto Fund

    Description of the event: Malta-Based Trident Crypto Fund Compromised; Data of 266,000 Users Leaked.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-02-22

    Hacked target: Josh Jones

    Description of the event: Josh Jones, founder of Bitcoin Builder and Mt.Gox's second largest creditor, has had $45 million worth of digital currency stolen.

    Amount of loss: $45,000,000 Attack method: Sim card is hacked
  • 2020-02-12

    Hacked target: IOTA

    Description of the event: IOTA has shut down its entire network this week after hackers exploited a vulnerability in the official IOTA wallet app to steal user funds.Estimated loss of 850000 MIOTA (valued at us $2.3 million).

    Amount of loss: 8,550,000 MIOTA Attack method: Unknown
  • 2020-01-19

    Hacked target: Electrum

    Description of the event: Electrum suffers from "Update Phishing" theft. (The "Update Phishing" attack continues, and the older version (less than 3.3.4) is still under threat.)

    Amount of loss: 2000 BTC Attack method: Phishing
  • 2019-11-20

    Hacked target: GateHub

    Description of the event: Gatehub Crypto Wallet Data Breach Compromises Passwords of 1.4M Users.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2019-10-11

    Hacked target: Safuwallet

    Description of the event: Safuwallet, It has stolen already lots of funds by injecting malicious code.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2019-10-08

    Hacked target: WOTOKEN

    Description of the event: WOTOKEN, involved in a cryptocurrency pyramid selling case involving more than 7.7 billion yuan, has opened court and completed the trail in public and at Binhai County People's Court in Yancheng City, in which six major defendants were tried separately for organizing and leading pyramid selling activity; covering up and concealing income; harboring.

    Amount of loss: $ 1,109,800,000 Attack method: Ponzi
  • 2019-07-11

    Hacked target: My Dash Wallet

    Description of the event: My Dash Wallet has been embedded with a malicious script, the malicious script will upload the user's DASH currency account balance, keystore, private key, seed and other key information to https://api.dashcoinanalytics.com/stats.php.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Malicious Script
  • 2019-07-10

    Hacked target: Trezor

    Description of the event: An attacker with a stolen device can extract the seed from the device. It takes less than 5 minutes and the necessary materials cost around 100$. This vulnerability affects Trezor One, Trezor T, Keepkey and all other Trezor clones. Unfortunately, this vulnerability cannot be patched.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Extracting Seed
  • 2019-06-30

    Hacked target: 波场超级社区

    Description of the event: At 1:00 am on June 30, the App of Torrent super community was shut down. All of the wallet assets were moved out two weeks ago, and investors are currently unable to cash out.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2019-06-29

    Hacked target: PlusToken

    Description of the event: PlusToken crashes, so at present, the PlusToken wallet can only be transferred, and cannot be withdrawn.

    Amount of loss: 2,900,000,000 Attack method: Unknown
  • 2019-06-12

    Hacked target: MGC

    Description of the event: MGC wallet is exposed to carry user assets disappear, users' digital assets are aggregated to 0x4f9cxx, 0x2b29xx beginning two addresses in a short time.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2019-06-11

    Hacked target: TokenStore

    Description of the event: The TokenStore wallet was exposed as a "runaway", which swept away billions of investors' money, involving BTC, XRP, ETH and other mainstream currencies.

    Amount of loss: 1,000,000,000 CNY Attack method: Project disappears with user assets
  • 2019-06-01

    Hacked target: GateHub

    Description of the event: The attacker controls some of the GateHub database account API permissions, but the user's private key is secure. GateHub officials have identified 103 wallets that were compromised and a total of 18,473 accounts that may have been affected, including 5,045 with active balances.

    Amount of loss: 23,200,000 XRP Attack method: API permissions are controlled
  • 2018-11-27

    Hacked target: BitPay Copay

    Description of the event: The third-party JavaScript library used by the application was modified to load malicious code.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Third-party JavaScript library has been modified
  • 2018-08-31

    Hacked target: Bitfi

    Description of the event: McAfee offered a reward, anyone who breaks their hardware wallet can get the balance in the wallet. The wallet was breached one month after the offered of the reward.

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: Unknown
  • 2018-04-25

    Hacked target: MyEtherWallet

    Description of the event: After logging in to the website for 10s, the user's wallet is emptied, the hacker hijacks the DNS server, and the user logs in to MyEtherWallet to force a redirect to the malicious website. The user was forced to redirect to a malicious website when logging in to MyEtherWallet.

    Amount of loss: ~13,000,000 USD Attack method: DNS hijacking
  • 2018-02-19

    Hacked target: Blockchain.info

    Description of the event: A hacking organization in Ukraine has stolen cryptocurrencies worth more than $50 million from the Blockchain.info by purchasing keyword advertisements related to cryptocurrencies in the Google search engine and masquerading as malicious websites of legitimate websites.

    Amount of loss: 50,000,000 USD Attack method: Phishing
  • 2018-01-13

    Hacked target: BlackWallet

    Description of the event: The creator of BlackWallet announced on Reddit an infrastructure compromise resulting in in a hacked website that attacked users who entered private keys into it. The attacker then changed the dns settings to those of its fraudulent website (which was a copy of blackwallet).

    Amount of loss: - Attack method: DNS hijacking