The third hard fork is expected this Sunday, upgrade your software
Replay attacks, variations, and potential fixes discussed extensively
Node was patched to fix a thread panic
Evaluation of Bulletproof+ applicability for Grin
The network forks at #786,240 (Thu Jul 16), upgrade your software.
Hot off the presses a few hours before publication, a Grin v4.0.1 release resolving a thread panic.
@antiochp weekly status update.
The last dev meeting discussed status of v4.0.0, replay attacks, coinbase outputs, and continued high level v5.0.0 planning.
Bulletproofs+ comparison and its applicability to Grin by Suyash Bagad
Extensive discussion this past week about various attacks related to replayability and uniqueness checks for kernels:
Proposal for a light weight “Grin Stack” (node, wallet, explorer) by @phyro.
A blog section was added to the grin.mw website for core team announcements.
Parallel IBD [node-dev]
Final Comment Period
“Fortunate Mimble” Artwork in this edition is by @LovelyGrin.
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