Popular crypto wallet shut down due to fatal defect

Popular crypto wallet shut down due to fatal defect

A popular cryptocurrency wallet has been discontinued due to a security flaw that allowed hackers to drain token from accounts.

A popular cryptocurrency wallet has been discontinued due to a security flaw that allowed hackers to drain token from accounts.

Check Point researchers uncovered a relatively simple issue in Everscale's blockchain wallet (aka Ever Surf) that allows criminals to steal private keys and seed phrases stored in local browser storage.

Check Point researchers uncovered a relatively simple issue in Everscale's blockchain wallet (aka Ever Surf) that allows criminals to steal private keys and seed phrases stored in local browser storage.

Implementing this requires first obtaining a set of encryption keys, which can be obtained via malicious browser extensions, data theft malware or plain old phishing.

Implementing this requires first obtaining a set of encryption keys, which can be obtained via malicious browser extensions, data theft malware or plain old phishing.

The attackers may have used a simple script to decode the keys after gaining them.

The attackers may have used a simple script to decode the keys after gaining them.

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