7,500 Ether Stolen from Uniswap in Phishing Attack

More than 7,500 ether ($8 million) was hacked from Uniswap on Monday, according to a report from The Block.

The report stated that the hacker stole from a wallet reportedly to be a liquidity provider on the Uniswap decentralized exchange (DEX).
PeckShield, a smart contract security firm, reported to The Block that the hacker was able to steal the cryptocurrency from Uniswap through a phishing tactic.
It elaborated that the hacker targeted the liquidity provider using a fake Uniswap airdrop token as a phishing bait prior to the hacking incident. Following this, the victim claimed the token and interacted with the malicious …

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