OpenSea outage dampens Twitter feature launch, highlights centralization among popular web3 services
Kingfund Finance rug pulls for $141,000
Cryptocurrency exchange Multichain publicly announces a vulnerability, and is quickly hacked by attackers using it
Mastercard spins a partnership with Coinbase as addressing "accessibility" and "inclusivity"
Once popular play-to-earn game BNB Heroes rug pulls after a period of inactivity from the team
Creator of "MetaBirkins" NFTs writes that he "won't be intimidated" by a trademark lawsuit from Hermès
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At least $34 million is stolen from users of Crypto.com
Although some users reported funds missing from their wallets, including one investor who reported that $16.3 million missing, Crypto.com announced that "All funds are safe". Over the next few days this was revealed to be untrue; as of January 20, the total estimated funds stolen from the platform had reached $30 million. Large amounts of stolen funds were quickly laundered through Tornado Cash, a popular crypto mixer.