How 1 Person Lost Over N5 Million Worth Of Crypto Via Google Chrome
Safety in the world of cryptocurrencies is as important as the value of the cryptocurrency asset, if the asset isnt safe, any one can steal it and make into the dark web or the basic web.
Recently, someone lost over N5Million ($16,000) to an unsecure chrome extension, and just like that, his crypto asset vanished. The crypto was stolen by a google chrome extension “ledger secure’ pretending to be a wallet.
The ledger secure extension took over the crypto by accessing the person’s seedphrase (a secure private combination of words, meant to protect your assets), copied over a wifi connected printer.