Origin Defi Protocol Suffers Massive Flash Loan Attack- OUSD Stablecoin Value...

Origin Defi Protocol Suffers Massive Flash Loan Attack- OUSD Stablecoin Value...

The OUSD stablecoin issuer, Origin Protocol is the latest Defi protocol to fall victim to a flash loan attack. The attack, which occurred in the early hours of Tuesday, on November 17, resulted in the disappearance of tokens worth millions of dollars. Confirming the attack, one of the project’s leaders say they are now working with exchanges in order to identify the attacker, as well as to freeze the tokens before they are liquidated. Funds Located The Origin Protocol attack follows a similar incident at Value Defi on November 14 where the criminals stole $6 million worth of tokens.....


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