A Reddit user claims to have lost 130000 by giving permission to a smart contract. The user says that they were trying to connect to a decentralized exchange (DEX), but they accidentally connected to a fake DEX. The user then gave permission to the fake DEX to spend their funds, and the DEX immediately stole all of their coins.
This is a reminder to be very careful when giving permissions to smart contracts. Only give permissions to smart contracts that you trust, and always double-check the contract address before you give permission.
Here are some tips for avoiding scams like this:
If you think that you may have been scammed, please report it to the authorities and to the project team of the smart contract that you gave permission to.