Scammer Makes $600,000 in Ethereum With Phishing Links – Live Bitcoin News

A group of scammers have profited more than $600,000 by launching spambots into Slack channels of public Ethereum communities.

According to a public address shown on Ethereum block explorers including Etherscan, funds stolen by the automated spambot have already been cashed out. Only $600 is remaining in the Ethereum wallet address shown below:

Almost immediately after receiving reports from victims that have lost thousands of Ethers (Ethereum’s native token) within a span of three days, the Etherscan development team marked the address shown above as a suspicious account, stating “There are reports that this address was used in a Phishing scam. Do not send your funds here.”

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