In the cryptocurrency world, there has never been a lack of nefarious projects, theft, and hacking attempts. In Israel, it would appear as if a recent indictment is making a fair bit of attention. One citizen has been indicted for stealing nearly 1% of the entire Dash supply to date. A very interesting claim which warrants some explaining.
The Major Dash Heist Explained
Anonymous and privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies have attracted a lot of attention over the past few years. Even though Bitcoin remains the biggest cryptocurrency on the market, it is evident there is a growing focus on the likes of Dash, Monero, PIVX, and so forth. So much even that some people are tempted by options to steal such currencies from unsuspecting users by any means necessary. In Israel, things have reached a new level of escalation in that regard.
A recent indictment filed against Afek Zarad paints a rather intriguing picture. More specifically, this user is charged with stealing 26 million Shekels worth of Dash, or roughly 1% of the current DASH…