It seems every few months a similar phishing scam is targeted toward Mina Wallet Holders and this week another attempt was made. In all of the attacks the method is the same.
Mina holders trying to access their Staking Power wallet may have had some issues today (Sunday 6th November), this is due to a change in the developers service arrangement with Figment, please see below for a direct quote from the Staking Power Telegram channel.
It’s definitely a sign of the growing awareness around Mina Protocol generally when the Auro Wallet Chrome browser extension is given a featured badge on the Google Chrome Store. It is just one of four excellent Mina Protocol wallets that have all been audited (by Least Authority) and extensively used among the Mina Protocol Community.
Several of the Mina Community noticed that in the last few days the Mina Browser Wallet Auro was suddenly asking for website access permissions. We contacted BitCat on Discord to get some clarification and you can see his direct quote below.
In this version Carbonara have added some new features and bug fixes, such as:
– Implemented scam-address blacklist warnings
-Store of the mnemonics/private key in the session (on user’s wish)
– USDT ticker
Trust Wallet is a very popular decentralized crypto wallet and recently in collaboration with the Mina Foundation a proposal was put forward to enable MINA to be integrated into the wallet.
Mina Protocol currently has 3 main wallets options and all three, Auro, Clorio and Staking Power have undergone extensive audits by Least Authority. I thought it would be interesting to find out exactly what is involved in an audit, so I spoke to Shane Farrell from the company to find out more…
Along with Clorio and Auro wallets, StakingPower wallet becomes the third dedicated Mina wallet to be audited by the team at Least Authority.
A new updated version (1.0.8) of the Auto Mina Protocol wallet has just been published on the iOS / iPhone platform. Built by Bit Cat and recently successfully audited by Least authority, it is an easy to use wallet for MINA allowing you to send, receive and stake your MINA all from the same place. […]
Least Authority have now completed their Audit of Auro Wallet Extension. The audit was commissioned by the Mina Foundation and you can download the full report…