In the fast-paced world of cryptocurrency, hacking and scams are unfortunately not uncommon occurrences. Today, we bring you the latest investigative report on some alarming incidents that have taken place within the last 24 hours. From exit scams to price manipulations, the crypto world is once again facing challenges that demand immediate attention. Let’s dive into the details and uncover the truth behind these events.
Kokomo Finance Exit Scam:
On March 26, 2023, the crypto community was shaken by the Kokomo Finance exit scam, which has turned out to be the largest exit scam on Optimism this year. Investigations reveal that an approximate sum of $4.5 million was unlawfully acquired. Our analysis, which can be found in full on CertiK Skynet Alert, delves into the intricate details of this nefarious scheme.
TT Token Exit Scam:
Another alarming incident is the exit scam on TT Token. The address 0xf9597eD215e2d452A8ee5bC34f57ccD067beF0bC in the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) network has raised suspicions. It appears that massive token dumps were executed, resulting in a profit of around 278 BNB, approximately $68.3k. CertiK Skynet Alert has been closely monitoring this case.
Price Manipulation on DRAC Network:
Price manipulation can cause chaos in the crypto market, and the recent events surrounding DRAC Network (DRAC) are a prime example. The token’s price experienced a staggering 96% drop. It was discovered that the deployer and multiple externally owned accounts (EOAs) connected to the deployer took advantage of this situation to sell off tokens and pocket an estimated $74,000 in profit.
Several suspicious transactions involving prominent individuals have also come to light. Notably, machibigbrother.eth, known for transferring 1.5 million USDT to Michael Egorov, received 3.75 million CRV tokens in return. Additionally, it appears that Justin Sun, the well-known blockchain entrepreneur, withdrew 2 million USDT from AAVE and transferred them to Michael Egorov before receiving a significant amount of CRV tokens.
The past 24 hours have seen multiple cases of hacking, exit scams, and price manipulation within the cryptocurrency realm. Such incidents continue to undermine trust in the industry and highlight the need for heightened security measures and regulatory frameworks. As we uncover the truth behind these events, it becomes evident that vigilance, due diligence, and a robust ecosystem are necessary for the long-term success of the cryptocurrency market.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this article is based on publicly available sources and should not be considered as financial advice.