Aeternity lost 82000 ETH due to Parity hack

Aeternity team asures that the project execution will continue 
20 July 2017   2154
Ethereum

Is an open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements 

The Aeternity project team reported that most of the funds collected during the second stage of ICO were stolen due to the vulnerabilities of Parity.

According to the Aeternity blog, around 82,000 ETH (of 102,000 ETH) sent to Aternity during Phase 2 were sent by an attacker to address 0xB3764761E297D6f121e79C32A65829Cd1dDb4D32 via an internal transaction. 

Additionally, Aeternity team assures that all funds, collected during the first stage of ICO are safe. Also, team is not planning to close the Aeternity project. At the moment, Multisig Hack Response team and other members of Ethereum community help Aeternity to investigate this situation. 

As we mentioned before, due to Parity hack, intruders were able to steal around $30 000 000. CTO of Parity named at least 3 affected projects:

  • Edgeless Casino,
  • Aeternity
  • Swarm City.

Additionally, The DAO.Casino home page reports that the collected tokens were protected from theft by WhiteHat. At the moment Token sale of the project is temporarily suspended.

DAO.Casino homepage
DAO.Casino homepage

The Aeternity blog also reports that the wallets of other well-known projects have also come to the attention of intruders. However, with the efforts of the WhiteHat group of hackers, the funds worth about $ 80.6 million were still protected from theft.

Blockchain

Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks

Meanwhile, Vitalik Buterin on Twitter has expressed his indignation that some, according to him, "trolls", ostensibly for the return of stolen funds, are urging him right now to do the hardfork:

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BitStarz Adds Ethereum and Dogecoin Support

From this article you will learn all the necessary details of BitStarz Casino announcement regarding accepting Ethereum and Dogecoin for deposits and wagers
22 February 2018   143

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With an undeniable eye for expansion, BitStarz Casino is showing that it is a true trailblazer, as it now accepts both Ethereum (ETH) and Dogecoin (DOGE) for deposits and wagers. Raising the bar for altcoin acceptance and payment options, BitStarz has become one the world’s first online casinos to offer support for both of these high profile cryptocurrencies.

Bitstarz dogecoin ethereum supportBitStarz Accepting Dogecoin and Ethereum

Delivering plenty of power and adding a new dimension to BitStarz growing list of deposit options, ETH’s presence is certainly going to win over players. DOGE might not be breaking down the same barriers as ETH, but it’s certainly no less of a popular digital currency. Understanding Dogecoin’s position as one of the world’s most entertaining altcoins, BitStarz has not hesitated in allowing its members to use it play some of the most exciting casino games around.

The altcoin market has grown massively in recent months, with many digital currencies finding a foothold. The growth in altcoin uptake certainly has not escaped the attention of BitStarz, as it has done all that it can to listen to player demand. When you take on board the advantages of these coins, it is easy to see why they have been in gambler’s sights; with BitStarz giving its members exactly what they want. Bringing ETH and DOGE support to players, all members will now be able to deposit and play through these two leading cryptocurrencies.

We here at BitStarz take a huge amount of pride in being one of the most adaptive and inclusive online casinos in the world. For that reason, the list of deposit and withdrawal options just keeps growing, as we continue to expand our player base. Just recently we added LTC and BCH support to great success, so we’ve now decided to add ETH and DOGE to our cashier options as well. We are sure that with the increased number of payment options at hand moving forward, players are going to be able to enjoy BitStarz bonuses, promotions, and games that much more.
 

Srdjan Kapor

Marketing Manager, BitStarz

Officially ranked as the Best Casino of 2017 by AskGamblers, Bitstarz has blazed a trail for Bitcoin and digital currency gambling, delivering an unforgettable hybrid-currency online casino experience. Bitcoin heads up the list of payment options at BitStarz, but it by no means stands as the only way to deposit and wager. Joining LTC and BCH as recently added options, players are sure to find ETH and DOGE to be very welcome cashier additions.