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Ethereum: The DAO Attack and Consequences

Dieses Meetup liegt in der Vergangenheit

30 Personen haben teilgenommen

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The DAO has been hacked. An attacker managed to successfully drain the DAO of millions of ether. Meanwhile on June 21st a group of whitehats secured the remaining ether. This meetup we will look at how the exploit worked and how the community will handle this situation.


1) General Introduction

A general overview of the ethereum project.

What are its aims? How does it work? Who is behind it? How does the release process work? What happens now?

2) Main Presentation - The DAO Attack and Consequences

Following the attack on the DAO, a soft fork and a hard fork have been proposed.

In this presentation we'll look amongst other things into:

• What happened?

• What are the consequences?

• What are the pros and cons of the fork proposals?

• How did the counterattack work?

3) Socializing

Afterwards feel free to chat with other cryptocurrency enthusiasts about ethereum or whatever else you find interesting.