Hackers stole 570 million dollars of BNB token by hacking Binance

By announcing Binance, a group of hackers managed to steal about 570 million dollars of BNB tokens by hacking this popular exchange.

BingMag.com Hackers stole 570 million dollars of BNB token by hacking Binance

By announcing Binance, a group of hackers managed to steal about 570 million dollars of BNB tokens by hacking this popular exchange.

According to the Binance exchange, this cyber attack seems to have occurred late in the day and was caused by a Cross-Chain Bridge. ) and the main reason why hackers managed to remove this amount of tokens from the network was exactly this. Binance says it has been working with validators, parties, etc., who verify transactions on the blockchain platform, to prevent the creation of new blocks on the bridge by stopping the processing of all transactions. Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, while pointing out that Binance was hacked, confirmed the suspension of transactions.

Of course, there is no longer any particular problem and activities have resumed. However, according to BNB Chain, hackers managed to steal 2 million BNB tokens worth $570 million (at the daily rate) by hacking Binance. This is not the first time that we have seen such an incident. According to Chainalysis, a blockchain analysis company, since the beginning of 2022, hackers have stolen a total of $1.4 billion in cryptocurrency due to a similar problem.

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