Seele project was stated to be empowered by an up-scalable Neural Consensus protocol for high throughput concurrency among large scale heterogeneous nodes and to be able to form unique heterogeneous forest multi-chain ecosystem.
As it was reported by Financial Magnates, the investors in the ICO of the project were scammed and robbed for $2 million worth of ETH. The scammers were the impersonators of Seele ICO employees.
Seele Telegram Group
The users of Seele ICO Telegram group were attacked by two accounts who presented themselves as the approved admins, stated that the ICO has already begun and that the new users, who joined the group, are already able to participate in the crowdsale and make investments.
The representatives of Seele project claimed that the people who demanded money in the Telegram group were impersonators of the real admins.
We are deeply sorry for the problem caused by the “@seelesupport” and “@nicsmith” scammer and are taking full responsibility for it. We care about our community and are taking all necesarry precuations to prevent something like this from happening again.
Seele Official Statement
At the press time the balance of the scammer's wallet is more than $2 million worth of Ethereum.
This is not the first time the ICO investors are loosing their money, for instance, the investors of Bee Token ICO received phishing emails which contained fake cryptocurrency addresses for their contributions, and the hackers were able to steal 700ETH.