Bored Ape Yacht Club Confirms Discord Server Has Been Hacked

Bored Ape Yacht Club’s Discord server, the largest NFT collection by market cap. attacked today The team confirmed in a Twitter post.

An unknown hacker gained access to the official Discord server. It is dedicated to hosting members of the Bored Ape Yacht Club, Mutant Ape Yacht Club and Mutant Ape Kennel Club, 3 NFT collections from Yuga Labs.

PeckShield Said

A hacker successfully posted a phishing link on the Mutant Ape Kennel Club channel. It was disguised as “snatched NFT coins” and was used to steal Mutant Ape Yacht Club #8662 from a user. According to security company PeckShield,

The BAYC team said in a tweet that it “caught” the issue immediately, however, the team warned users not to create any NFTs using links posted on Discord, and warned observers that there were no plans for any April Fools coins.

Stay safe Don’t create anything from any Discord right now, our Discord site has been briefly compromised,” BAYC posted in a tweet. “We caught it right away. But please note that we do not issue any April Fools medals or dirdrops, other Discords have been compromised as well.”

Twitter users have warned of a similar vulnerability in the servers of the popular NFT collection Doodles, but the Doodles team has no comment.Twitter users have warned of a similar vulnerability in the servers of the popular NFT collection Doodles, but the Doodles team has no comment.

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