Security firm dWallet Labs flags validator vulnerability that could affect $1B in crypto By Cointelegraph

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Blockchain security firm dWallet Labs recently disclosed a vulnerability that it claims could affect up to $1 billion worth of crypto, with assets such as Ether (ETH), Aptos (APT), BNB (BNB) and Sui (SUI) at risk.

In a paper sent to Cointelegraph, dWallet Labs reported a potential vulnerability in validators hosted by an infrastructure provider called InfStones. According to dWallet Labs, it started a research paper covering attacks on blockchain networks and collecting private keys with Web2 attacks. During this research, dWallet Labs said it discovered vulnerabilities in InfStones validators. It wrote: