Hackers Steal Millions of Dollars from 8,000 Solana-based Wallets
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Some hackers have gained access to the funds of owners of Solana protocol-based wallets and have stolen millions of dollars.

According to blockchain auditor OtterSec, more than 5,000 Solana wallets have lost their funds in a matter of hours. The transactions have been signed by the owners, which, according to the researcher, suggests the private key has been compromised.

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PeckShield specialists believe users have lost around $8 million.

According to some reports, wallets that have been inactive for more than six months have been targeted by hackers.

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The attack has affected Trust Wallet, Phantom and Slope wallets. Solana has strongly encouraged users to transfer funds to hardware wallets.

The hackers have apparently exploited a vulnerability to carry out the attacks.

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