Blockchain network, Harmony Protocol, has reported a security breach leading to the loss of approximately $100 million. Hackers exploited a vulnerability to steal 85,837 ETH (appr. $100 million) from Harmony’s Horizon Bridge.
The project reports that it has started collaborating with authorities to identify the bad actor and potentially recover stolen funds.
1/ The Harmony team has identified a theft occurring this morning on the Horizon bridge amounting to approx. $100MM. We have begun working with national authorities and forensic specialists to identify the culprit and retrieve the stolen funds.
— Harmony 💙 (@harmonyprotocol) June 23, 2022