It was the year 1964 when a young economist, Stefan Mandel, won 72,783 leu from a Romanian state lottery. There are many similar stores where a really lucky player got a once in a lifetime win only to be never heard from again. Except, Stefan went on to win a total of 14 lotteries in his lifetime including the $27 million Virginia state lottery in 1992. He did it by finding weaknesses in lotteries around the world which allowed him to all but guarantee a win. Modern lotteries have instituted new rules and increased the number of combinations to stop…

Peter Kacherginsky

Blockchain Security, Malware Analysis, Incident Response, Pentesting, BlockThreat.net

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