Cryptocurrency wallet maker Ledger hacked, hundreds of thousands stolen

Ledger attributed the exploit to a phishing attack targeting a former employee

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Cryptocurrency wallet maker Ledger falls victim to major hack, hundreds of thousands stolen
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Cryptocurrency wallet maker Ledger falls victim to major hack, hundreds of thousands stolen

Ledger, a leading cryptocurrency wallet manufacturer based in Paris, has fallen victim to a high-profile hack.

The breach involved the compromise of Ledger's widely-used Connect Kit JavaScript library, resulting in the theft of hundreds of thousands of pounds in cryptocurrencies from users' wallets in the e...

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