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  • Parity Founders Suggest Frozen Ether Could Return In 6 Months Altcoins, Emerging Markets, Ethereum, News, News teaser

    Parity Founders Suggest Frozen Ether Could Return In 6 Months

    Troubled wallet provider and Blockchain platform Parity has said it could unlock its $150 million in missing funds “within the next four to six months.” ‘General Protocol Upgrade’ Could Reconjure Funds Speaking to TechCrunch editor-at-large Mike Butcher during the publication’s Disrupt Berlin event, co-founders Gavin Wood and Jutta Steiner said that funds were not “lost” and that a future hard fork could release the quarantined Ether. “There are discussions that the issue could be fixed

    · December 5, 2017 · 11:30 am
  • Bitcoinist - Parity "bug" a hack? Ethereum, News, News teaser, Start-Ups, Trending

    Ethereum Funds Frozen, Token Startup Cappasity Says Bug Was ‘Hack’

    In a new development suggesting Parity’ recent flaw that locked up over 900,000 ether was more nefarious than previously thought, affected token startup Cappasity thinks they have proof the “bug” was actually a hack. Cappasity Thinks Foul Play’s Been Discovered The Ethereum community was rocked on Tuesday, November 7, after GitHub user devops199 deleted the library responsible for supporting approximately $300 million dollars’ worth of ether in Ethereum wallet provider Parity’s multi-signature wallets. The space

    · November 11, 2017 · 5:30 pm
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    BU Critical Bug ‘Damage Would Have Been in the Millions’ During Fork

    As attackers exploited a bug that crashed 50% of Bitcoin Unlimited nodes Tuesday, the industry reacted saying its developers had a lucky financial escape. BU ‘Vulnerability’ Bug The attack occurred around half an hour after Bitcoin Unlimited was uploaded to Github, with nodes completely shutting down to the point where over half the network was no longer operating. As BU’s main proponent Roger Ver tried to salvage the situation, users reacted harshly, Ver having only a

    · March 15, 2017 · 5:00 am