Is CertiK Extorting Kraken for Millions?

M6 Labs Alpha Bytes 🚨: 20th June

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CertiK security researchers allegedly hacked Kraken, refused to return funds and sent the assets through Tornado Cash. Kraken says hackers turned to 'Extortion' after exploiting bug for $3M. Meanwhile, LayerZero Foundation to begin ZRO token airdrop claims today.

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