Investing.com – Robinhood platform data revealed today that the company’s accounts on the social networking site Twitter were breached, which hackers took advantage of to promote a cryptocurrency.
According to the reports, Robin Hood’s Twitter account was hacked by hackers before the company was able to regain control of the account shortly after.
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After the account with over 1 million followers was hacked, the hackers posted a tweet promoting a fraudulent cryptocurrency called “Robinhood RBH” on the Binance Smart Chain.
According to the transaction data on the blockchain, the owners of at least 10 financial wallets fell into the hacker’s trap and invested more than 15,000 yuan.
Binance founder comment
Changpeng Zhao, CEO of the Binance platform, commented on the incident, stressing that the company’s protection team was able to identify and stop the hacker’s account.
This came after a security expert discovered that the fraudster had used an account linked to the Binance platform to transfer a number of to the wallet that generated the fraudulent currency smart contract.
A Robin Hood spokesperson said the company regained control of the account minutes before the fraudulent tweet was removed.
Robin Hood’s spokesman added that the hackers also hacked the company’s accounts on Facebook (NASDAQ:) and Instagram.
It is mentioned that some currencies involve outrageous fraud and a major deception that may destroy the fortunes of those looking for a foothold in the land of dreams, as they catch up with a currency from its inception, so that it may be the new one. Moreover, the digital currency market, specifically those new currencies, as it goes off at full speed and decreases at full speed also, As it is a highly volatile market with high risk, therefore, you must be very careful when dealing with cryptocurrencies that can make you rich overnight, and may steal your money in moments…
The article does not express a recommendation or nomination, but merely monitors the fluctuations of the market, as trading in digital currencies involves high risks, including the risk of losing some or all of the investment amount, noting that it is not fully subject to the bodies and markets.
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