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Dusting Attack

A dusting attack (also known as crypto dusting) is an attack where an extremely small amount of crypto is sent to thousands (or more) of wallet addresses. The goal of this attack is to de-anonymize some of these addresses. Dusting attacks have been utilized on most public blockchains, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, etc.

Note: These are non-technical definitions meant for a general audience and should not be used as legal definition
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