Tag: EtherDelta

EtherDelta’s DNS Hacked, Website Replaced With Hacker’s Duplicate to Steal Funds

On Wednesday, December 20, the decentralized exchange EtherDelta fell victim to a malicious phishing attack on its DNS server. The hacker compromised EtherDelta’s website, rerouting transacted funds to a replica site that replaced the legitimate one for a number of hours. Decentralized but Still Compromised At 1:34 p.m. EST, EtherDelta tweeted a message suggesting that its DNS server had been hacked, followed up by a series of tweets suggesting that the original website had been …
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Hacker Uses Malicious Smart Contract to Trick EtherDelta Users

EtherDelta is quickly becoming one of the go-to solutions when it comes to exchanging ERC20 tokens. In fact, there is no token that can’t theoretically be traded on this platform. Unfortunately, the protocol was targeted by hackers a few days ago, in the form of a malicious code injection. Thousands of dollars worth of cryptocurrency was stolen in the process. This attack vector has been fixed already, which is a good sign. …
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Beware the New EtherDelta Phishing Sites

Phishing sites have become an all-too-common part of the cryptocurrency ecosystem over the past few years. This is because of how difficult it is to prevent phishing in the first place. A new phishing site is targeting EtherDelta users. Considering how this platform has become pretty popular among cryptocurrency users, such phishing scams could have major consequences over the coming days and weeks. EtherDelta Phishing Site Looks Pretty Legit It is always disconcerting to see new …
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What Is EtherDelta?

Most cryptocurrency users are always looking to experiment with different trading platforms. Today’s centralized platforms do not offer much in the way of variety, as virtually all platforms offer similar fees and limits these days. Exchanges largely differ in just two respects: the coins they support, and whether or not they allow for margin trading. However, the world of decentralized exchange platforms has seen some new and interesting competition in recent days. One of the …
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