BlockThreat - Week 8, 2022
Dao | BitConnect | Flurry | Conti
A rare week in the sea of never ending hacks and scams. The DAO hacker may have finally been identified, BitConnect founder indicted, and a DeFi project compromise averted thanks to an MEV bot. Let’s relax and sharpen the saw this week by going over the excellent UnChained 2022 conference recordings, reading up on past vulnerability recordings, and studying Sherlock CTF solutions.
How Bad Actors Can Abuse Etherscan to Trick You by MyCrypto.
On February 17, 2022 Flurry Finance got hit with a code injection exploit which resulted in $293K losses.
On February 25, 2022 Remittance Token was exploited using an underflow vulnerability. Luckily MEV bot was able to hijack all of attacker’s profits.
Damn Vulnerable DeFi V2 - #9 Puppet V2 by patrickd.
See many more CTFs, challenges and their solutions in BlockThreat’s CTF repository.
Ethereum/EVM Smart Contract Reverse Engineering & Disassembly - Blockchain Security #3 by Patrick Ventuzelo.
The Ransomware Files Podcast by Jeremy Kirk.
MEV Research during Wormhole Incident by Misaka.
Polygon Consensus Bypass Bugfix Review by Immunefi.
What is Peel Chain by SlowMist.
Teleport Transactions is software aiming to improve the privacy of Bitcoin.
ethernaut-x-foundry - Ethernaut puzzles solved & tested with foundry.