AscendEX loses $80M following ERC-20, BSC, Polygon hot wallet compromise By Cointelegraph
Crypto trading platform AscendEX suffered a loss of $77.7 million in a hot wallet compromise that allowed hackers to access and transfer tokens hosted over the (ETH), Binance Smart Chain (BSC) and Polygon (POLY) blockchains.
Soon after realization, AscendEX proactively warned its users about the stolen funds, confirming that the hackers were not able to access the company’s cold wallet reserves.
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