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Phishing attack pop-up targets MetaMask users visiting popular crypto sites

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The Verge

Fri, May 13, 2022

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As reported by CoinDesk and The Block Crypto , sites including Etherscan , CoinGecko , and DexTools all warned users that they were aware of suspicious popups appearing for visitors, and advised them not to confirm any transactions based on popups.

— CoinGecko (@coingecko) https://t.co/NY0ppKecIG May 13, 2022 Last November, the security company Check Point Research identified a phishing attack that used Google Ads that would either attempt to steal someone’s credentials or trick them into logging into the attacker's wallet so that it would receive any transactions they attempted.

Etherscan said it has disabled third-party integrations for the time being.

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