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by Lorenz Breidenbach, Phil Daian, Ari Juels, and Emin Gün Sirer on Saturday July 22, 2017 at 09:47 AM
We do a deep-dive into Parity's multisig bug.
by Emin Gün Sirer on Thursday July 20, 2017 at 05:18 AM
The bug in the Parity multisig wallet that caused the loss of $30M has the same root cause as a bug in the BitGo multisig wallet that I found a year ago.
by Patrick McCorry, Ethan Heilman, and Andrew Miller on July 11, 2017 at 07:20 PM
A new atomic trade protocol to allow two parties to publicly pledge support for different forks in the event a blockchain splits into two.
by Emin Gün Sirer and Phil Daian on June 19, 2017 at 10:18 AM
Bancor just raised $144M through the biggest ICO in history. We describe why their approach is flawed.
by Yan Ji, Ari Juels, and Fan Zhang on May 15, 2017 at 10:01 AM
Town Crier is an oracle service for smart contracts.
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Town Crier: Authenticated Data Feeds for Smart Contracts

Smart contracts systems today lack trustworthy sources of data, as currently deployed oracles provide only weak provenance and confidentiality guarantees. The Town Crier system leverages trusted hardware (Intel SGX) to provide a strong guarantee that data comes from an existing, trustworthy source. It also provides confidentiality, enabling smart contracts to support confidential queries and manage user credentials. A basic version of Town Crier will launch as a public Ethereum service in early 2017. For further details, please see our paper.

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