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Beware of this Ongoing Uniswap Airdrop Scam

Uniswap Airdrop Scam

There is a new scam in the Crypto scam.  And it looks legit. 

It is taking place as we speak.  Stay vigilant and keep your private keys private.

Where is this scam happening?

Scam is taking place on multiple websites that have been cloned to lure consumers to part their Ethereum (and other ERC20 tokens) to scammers.

For instance, this active site called Uniswap Airdrop (uniswap-defi.com) unashamedly asks users to link their Ethereum wallet using private keys.

NEVER share your private keys with anyone.  

What is the scam?

The site claims that they are Airdropping Uniswap tokens to Ethereum holders.  Text goes something like below.

Uniswap Giveaway Scam

Once the unassuming victim enters their crypto details, they ask for the private keys on the next screen.

Uniswap Giveaway Scam private key

There is no free UNI and once the victim enters their private keys, scammers simply clean out their entire wallets.

YouTube comments, Twitter clones, nothing is spared by scammers

These scammers are using all types of social media channels where the crypto crowd hangs out. For instance, they are targeting: Telegram channels, YouTube comments, Twitter handles, etc.,

They have cloned a lot of legitimate Twitter handles and YouTube comments to lure people into this scam.

Be careful

Never share your private keys with anyone. 

Never send any of your hard earned crypto to anyone – there are no free-giveaways.

Update:

1inch Exchange giveaway Scam

We are also seeing 1Inch scam in similar fashion

1 inch scam

1Inch Airdrop

Stay vigilant.

Thank you for reading and sharing this article. We appreciate you.

Stay safe and healthy!

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