Stolen NFTs put a damper on the GutterCon Las Vegas occasion


This weekend GutterCon – Gutter Cat Gang’s convention expertise – ended badly for an NFT holder. An unknown hacker stole a whole lot of 1000’s of {dollars} price of NFTs. The sufferer @denniswbielik was hacked, leading to a Bored Ape, Mutant Ape, Doodles, RTFKT, Sappy Seals, Lazy Lions, and Gutter Cat Gang NFT being stolen.

GutterCon Stolen NFTs
Sadly for one holder, they’d stolen NFTs when attending GutterCon. (by way of @bchillz42)

A whole lot of Hundreds of {dollars} price of NFTs stolen by hacking

Witnessing a case of stolen NFTs is rarely a pleasant feeling. On this case, @denniswbielik hack price him  $100,000’s price of them, together with some blue-chip NFTs from Bored Ape Yacht Membership, RTFKT, and Gutter Cat Gang.

This happened at this weekend’s GutterCon occasion by Gutter Cat Gang. Apparently, their cellphone was off, and the assault nonetheless occurred. Moreover, the cellphone was subsequent to @denniswbielik, a.okay.a REPLY GUY, even whereas they had been sleeping. Sadly, @denniswbielik saved his NFTs in MetaMask, not a {hardware} pockets corresponding to Ledger.

One consumer requested why the NFTs had been in a scorching pockets to start with. In response, @denniswbielik stated: “Truthfully simply hadn’t moved it to my different pockets but and was simply stoked about GutterCon forgot to do it earlier than.”

At the moment, @denniswbielik has filed a case with the Las Vegas Police Division. Many individuals are speculating on how this hack may have occurred. In truth, @denniswbielik’s developer buddy has speculated that the hacker might have focused a TAGHeuer watch. The actual watch mannequin can hook up with MetaMask as a manner of displaying NFTs.

About GutterCon

GutterCon was Gutter Cat Gang’s reply to a convention for all of their holders to attend. The occasion featured a meetup, paintball, velocity observe, spa day, dinner, and a ‘shock occasion’. In addition to this, there was additionally the iHeartRadio Music Competition.

As anticipated in Vegas, followers had been dancing all through the evening at a number of the different occasions.

For essentially the most half, the occasion a enjoyable group get-together, however the stolen NFTs from @denniswbielik have definitely put a damper on the weekend.


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