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