13 Jul '17, 2am

Potential network disruption

Potential network disruption 12 July 2017 Last updated: 2017/07/12 12:00 UTC . This page will be updated when new information becomes available. See the list of updates . At 2017/08/01 00:00 UTC , Bitcoin confirmation scores may become unreliable for an unknown length of time. This means that any bitcoins you receive after that time may later disappear from your wallet or be a type of bitcoin that other people will not accept as payment. Once the situation is resolved, confirmation scores will either automatically return to their normal reliability or there will be two (or more) competing versions of Bitcoin. In the former case, you may return to using Bitcoin normally; in the later case, you will need to take extra steps in order to begin safely receiving bitcoins again. This post currently describes what actions you can take to prepare for this situation. Subsequent to 2...

Full article: https://bitcoin.org/en/alert/2017-07-12-potential-split

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