17 Jun '16, 8pm

The Ethereum Community Debates Soft Fork to Blacklist Funds in Wake of $50M DAO Heist: The DAO,...

The Ethereum Community Debates Soft Fork to Blacklist Funds in Wake of $50M DAO Heist: The DAO,...

The DAO , a decentralized autonomous organization built on the Ethereum blockchain, has been the subject of a continued hack today that has seen the theft of over 3.5 million Ether, which was valued at more than $50 million at the time of the heist. The DAO was created as a utopian decentralized venture capital-style smart contract, enabling individuals to gain voting shares in exchange for the virtual currency Ether. Naturally, the fund has attracted huge attention in the digital currency world, with more individuals jumping on board, raising more than $150 million worth of Ether during its crowdsale. Early Friday morning, however, the DAO was hit by as yet unidentified attackers appearing to take advantage of a recursive calling vulnerability , draining millions of Ether into a Child DAO where the hacker(s) will gain control of the funds when it opens after 27 days unles...

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coindesk.com 27 Jun '16, 7pm

The ethereum community is inching closer to blacklisting funds taken from The DAO. Software patches were released late las...

DAO May Be Dead After $60 Million Theft

spectrum.ieee.org 17 Jun '16, 10pm

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The bitcoin-like DAO was the biggest crowdfunded project ever. Then someone stole $50 million from it.

The bitcoin-like DAO was the biggest crowdfunde...

wired.com 18 Jun '16, 9am

Sometime in the wee hours Friday, a thief made off with $50 million of virtual currency. The victims are investors in a st...

Holy shit. Is early bitcoin adopter Mircea Popescu TheDAO attacker? Not unlikely at all:

Holy shit. Is early bitcoin adopter Mircea Pope...

trilema.com 18 Jun '16, 5pm

To the DAO and the Ethereum community , I have carefully examined the code of The DAO and decided to participate after fin...

Ethereum Might Betray the Blockchain to Recover From a $56M Hack

Ethereum Might Betray the Blockchain to Recover...

motherboard.vice.com 17 Jun '16, 8pm

Bitcoin rival Ethereum, which has been called the ‘World Computer’ because of its dual function as a currency and a coding...

Weekly Digest: Bitcoin and Ethereum Making New Highs - newsBTC

Weekly Digest: Bitcoin and Ethereum Making New ...

newsbtc.com 17 Jun '16, 8am

Another week goes past in the Crypto Sphere. Since June 10 Bitcoin and Ethereum have experienced an incredible surge in pr...

Bitcoin developer Peter Todd voices concern about how The DAO could set precedent:

Bitcoin developer Peter Todd voices concern abo...

petertodd.org 23 Jun '16, 9pm

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Bitcoin rival Ethereum fights for its survival after $50 million heist

Bitcoin rival Ethereum fights for its survival ...

arstechnica.com 21 Jun '16, 9pm

Imagine a $50 million diamond heist that isn't investigated by any police body, and more than four days later, the broken ...

The Place Game: How We Make the Community the E...

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Vitalik Buterin Says DAO Hack 'Fixed', Assets Rebound

Vitalik Buterin Says DAO Hack 'Fixed', Assets R...

news.bitcoin.com 17 Jun '16, 12pm

In a post released in the past hour, Vitalik Buterin released a plan of action, which will ensure no funds are ultimately ...

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Leaderless DAO Put to the Test Following Ethereum Vulnerability

Leaderless DAO Put to the Test Following Ethere...

coindesk.com 14 Jun '16, 6pm

A vulnerability in the way some developers are implementing Ethereum has resulted in a last-minute fix to The DAO, a distr...

Now that's scary. DAO May Be Dead After $60 Mil...

spectrum.ieee.org 19 Jun '16, 8am

In the world of cryptocurrency, seven-figure heists are a rite of passage. And today, Ethereum, a much-hyped blockchain cu...