Hidden Lightning Network Bug Allowed Spending of ‘Fake’ Bitcoins

Hidden Lightning Network Bug Allowed Spending of ‘Fake’ Bitcoins

Hidden Lightning Network Bug Allowed Spending of 'Fake' BitcoinsA bug discovered in the Lightning Network in June, which allowed lightning bitcoins not backed by actual bitcoins to be spent, has officially been addressed in a new dev full disclosure report released on Friday. The problem has reportedly been remedied, but the security oversight casts doubts on an already heavily scrutinized protocol, and whether […]

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