This week on Security in 60 Seconds, we delve into the latest security threats and vulnerabilities in the digital landscape. CertiK has reported ten incidents over the past week, resulting in a staggering $5.4 million in losses, with the majority attributed to a significant ice phishing incident. The episode also highlights concerning phishing attempts impersonating Stretto, the claims agent for the Celsius bankruptcy proceedings, which managed to circumvent sender policy framework checks. Additionally, we explore the repercussions of a social engineering attack on Balancer's DNS service provider, leading to a loss of $238,000, and discuss the potential of decentralized blockchain-based DNS as a solution. To cap it off, we uncover a new cloud-native cryptojacking operation targeting Amazon Web Services offerings. Stay informed and secure by tuning in to our weekly updates and following us on social media for the latest in Web3 security.
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In the dynamic realm of decentralized applications and platforms, ensuring the security of smart contracts is paramount. Dive into this must-watch video to explore how CertiK’s Skynet’s revolutionary Audit Coverage dashboard shines a spotlight on audited contracts, giving developers the tools to enhance their Web3 security analysis. Whether you're a crypto investor seeking safeguarded investments or a developer aiming for robust code, this is your gateway to fortified trust in the Web3 landscape.