29 Jun '15, 12pm

How Primedice was exploited for $1M in Bitcoin

How Primedice was exploited for $1M in Bitcoin

How Primedice was exploited for $1M in Bitcoin This is the story of how we lost around $1 million worth of bitcoin to a hacker who exploited our online casino’s RNG system. This happened last year, but we’ve decided to share our experience for transparency and so that others can learn from our mistakes. August 2014 Shortly after the launch of the third version of Primedice , our team faced an adversary that challenged the existence of our website. Our team had nearly two years of experience building bitcoin gaming sites, however I personally had pretty limited coding experience. We were under heavy pressure to avoid further delays and released after a short week of closed beta testing. The heist began immediately after launch with two unusual players, Nappa & Kane. We noticed unusual betting patterns from both those accounts. Kane was automatically cashed out, we reviewed ...

Full article: https://medium.com/@Stunna/breaking-the-house-63f1021a3e6d

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