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📣 Stellar Upgrade Postponed Due to Software Glitch
Tether Rushes to the Rescue
A user fell victim to a 'Zero Transfer Phishing' scam, losing $20 million USDT. These malicious parties imitated a few characters in the wallet address to deceive the unsuspecting victim. Fortunately, Tether reacted swiftly and froze the assets in just 50 minutes.Always stay vigilant when copying wallet addresses from transaction records.Scammers create custom smart contracts to generate look-alike addresses and dupe potential victims. Correct Address: 0xa7B4BAC8f0f9692e56750aEFB5f6cB5516E90570 Phishing Address: 0xa7Bf48749D2E4aA29e3209879956b9bAa9E90570
Polygon is Moving to Decentralized Management
Polygon Labs has announced plans for a new, more decentralized governance model as part of its upcoming Polygon 2.0 roadmap. The team has proposed "three governance pillars" that will manage the core protocol, smart contracts, and a community treasury. Key features include an expanded Polygon Improvement Proposal (PIP) framework, an ecosystem council to manage system smart contract upgrades, and a two-phase community treasury governance model to fund promising projects.
📣 Thirdweb Identifies Flaws in Common Smart Contracts
Missed the first airdrop from Optimism? No worries!
The Optimism Governance has announced a direct distribution of unclaimed tokens from the inaugural airdrop. They aim to distribute (if not already done) 48 million OP across over 88,000 distinct addresses. This accounts for about 25% of all the addresses originally qualified to receive tokens. This decision was made to allow the team to shift their focus to other endeavors related to smart contracts and upcoming airdrops.
zkSync Era Revenue Aggregator Rugpulled
zkSync Era revenue aggregator Kannagi Finance has experienced a rugpull, and its official website is now expired. On July 6, the company was audited by SolidProof, but the firm says they have nothing to do with the smart contract related to the incident. In just one day, the Total Value Locked (TVL) in the platform plummeted from $2.13 million to nearly zero