March 4, 2024

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Creator of ETH Vitalik Buterin twitter account (X) got hacked

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The creator of ETH Vitalik Buterin X account got hacked and resulted in 680 000$ in stolen  crypto from his followers.

After the hackers gained access to his Twitter account, they put a fake post regarding new NFT joining the ETH blockchain and advised people to register and connect their wallets to receive FREE NFT.

This resulted in hackers gaining access to all wallets that were connected and they manage to steal all the crypto stored in side those wallets.

Vitalik blamed X platform for not having 2FA on their system to avoid this type of hacks.

 

 

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