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FBI accused North Korean hackers of hacking the Harmony network for $ 100 million

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  FBI accused North Korean hackers of hacking the Harmony network for $ 100 million The agency accused hacker groups Lazarus Group and APT38 of stealing crypto assets from the Horizon blockchain bridge in June last year The FBI accused North Korean hackers of hacking the Harmony ecosystem, as a result of which in June last year crypto assets worth $ 100 million were stolen. American law enforcement officers claim that the stolen cryptocurrency is used by the authorities of North Korea to finance programs to create ballistic missiles and weapons of mass destruction. Harmony is a first-tier blockchain launched in 2019 and supports Ethereum applications. With the Horizon blockchain bridge operating in this ecosystem, users can move assets between the Harmony network and the Bitcoin, Ethereum and Binance Chain networks. In late June 2022, the Horizon Bridge was breached. The attacker in 18 minutes withdrew cryptocurrency in the amount of $ 100 million and sent these assets for exchange on

Australian bank has created a stablecoin on the Ethereum blockchain

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Australian bank has created a stablecoin on the Ethereum blockchain The launch of a new cryptocurrency tied to the Australian dollar is scheduled for mid-2023 National Australia Bank (NAB), one of the four largest Australian banks, has created an AUDN stablecoin on the Ethereum blockchain, tied to the Australian dollar (AUD) rate, the Australian Financial Review reports . The bank plans to launch the coin in mid-2023. The purpose of creating AUDN is to allow the bank's customers to conduct settlements using blockchain technology in real time in Australian dollars, NAB said. The AUDN can also be used for a number of other purposes, including carbon credit trading and repo transactions. NAB also intends to use AUDN to conduct cheap international transfers. According to the bank, the technology will avoid the use of the SWIFT system and reduce dependence on complex and expensive relationships with correspondent banks when sending money abroad. adv.rbc.ru For at least three months, AUD

Investment idea: buying TWT in anticipation of a new wave of growth

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  Investment idea: buying TWT in anticipation of a new wave of growth Co-founder of ENCRY Foundation Roman Nekrasov spoke about the prospects of the altcoin of one of the popular crypto wallets My choice this week is TWT, the Trust Wallet token. Let me remind you that the coin has been actively growing over the past month against the background of the collapse of FTX and the mass withdrawal of cryptocurrencies from centralized exchanges. I believe that this trend will continue and possibly intensify against the background of FUD around the world's largest crypto exchange Binance. She is once again accused of helping to circumvent sanctions and serving customers from sanctioned countries. Also, the media wrote that the US Department of Justice is preparing for a criminal charge against the management of the exchange, even negotiations were held with Binance lawyers on the admission of guilt. Separately, I would like to note that the source of the latest FUDs about Binance has invari

Politicians and stars have begun removing evidence of their connection to the FTX.

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  American celebrities and officials began to erase messages related to the disgraced crypto exchange, and refuse money received from Sam Bankman-Fried U.S. politicians and celebrities have begun removing evidence of their association with the FTX and its former head Sam Bankman-Freedom, According to BlockWorks. After the details of the disgraced exchange's unfair handling of customer funds became known, officials and stars who had previously supported Bankman-Fried's company began to analyze the growing consequences of the collapse of FTX, and at the same time imperceptibly erase evidence of once friendly relations with the alleged fraudster, the publication found out. American football star Tom Brady, who in 2021 bought a stake in FTX along with his ex-wife Giselle Bundchen, erased more than 30 messages on Twitter (the social network is blocked in Russia) relating to the company and its founder. U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commissioner Caroline Pham, app

American investors filed a lawsuit for $ 11 billion to the ex-head of FTX

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  The court document alleges that FTX's cryptocurrency products were unregistered securities and were offered illegally in the United States. A group of American investors filed in the court of Miami (Florida) a class action lawsuit against the founder of the company FTX Sam Bankman-Fried in the amount of $ 11 billion, reports Reuters. According to court documents, the plaintiffs allege that the company's cryptocurrency products, namely income-generating accounts, were pyramid schemes, as well as unregistered securities that were illegally offered in the United States. The lawsuit says U.S. investors suffered $11 billion in damages as a result of the FTX crash. The plaintiffs are seeking damages from Bankman-Fried and a number of celebrities who helped promote the FTX, including American football star Tom Brady and tennis player Naomi Osaka. FTX has filed for bankruptcy and is under scrutiny by U.S. authorities amid reports that $10 billion worth of client assets have been tra

Hugo Boss will release an NFT-collection

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  1000 animated tokens from the series "Accept your emotions" will be presented in early November Fashion house Hugo Boss announced the conclusion of a partnership with web3-company Imaginary Ones, within the framework of which the first NFT-collection in the history of the brand will be released. The presentation is scheduled for early November. The collection, called Embrace Your Emotion (EYE), will consist of 1,001 animated 3D items. With this project, Hugo encourages users to boldly accept their emotions, regardless of whether they are bad or good, according to the description of the project. The special 5 NFTs will represent animated characters representing joy, sadness, fear, anger and love. Another character will combine all the qualities of these five heroes, he will be exhibited at a charity auction dedicated to World Mental Health Day (October 10). www.adv.rbc.ru Of the remaining 1,000 tokens, 500 will be available to buyers of exclusive T-shirts, and another 500 t

The founder of Cardano will open a blockchain center at Stanford University

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  IOG platform allocated $ 4.5 million for the development of innovative projects Input Output Global (IOG), the developer of the Cardano blockchain, will open a research center at Stanford University, for its financing was allocated $ 4.5 million, coindesk reports . IOG already has experience of cooperation with Stanford: earlier the company allocated $ 500 thousand to fund research in the field of blockchain scalability, said Tim Harrison, vice president of the IOG community and ecosystem. According to him, innovative projects can be developed in the new center that will have an impact on the blockchain industry. At the same time, the researchers will be engaged in other projects from different scientific fields, Harris said. Input Output Global was founded in 2015 by former Ethereum developers Charles Hoskinson and Jeremy Wood. This is a large research company, which remotely employs more than 600 employees in 60 countries around the world. The company already has research laborator