Episode 240 of the Transatlantic Cable crash lands with 3 stories on NFTs. The first looks at a recent attack on NFT site OpenSea, which was the target of a phishing scam – the total damage is reported to be close to $2 million. The second story is around the EU and its drive to ‘de-anominise’ crypto payments. The final NFT/crypto-related story looks at how a university in South Korea is exploring how to turn feces into cold hard crypto.
To wrap up, the closing story is around the U.S.’s drive to tackle spyware in and around its shores, with recent arrests in Mexico. If you liked what you heard, please consider subscribing!
- NFT Investors Lose $1.7M in OpenSea Phishing Attack
- EU wants to completely ban anonymous payments with crypto assets
- South Korean toilet turns excrement into power and digital currency
- The US Crackdown on Spyware Vendors Is Only Beginning