So-Called ERC20 Vulnerability Causes Exchanges To Panic


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Yesterday we saw multiple exchanges decide to suspend ERC20 token deposits due to the discovery of a smart contract bug called batchOverFlow. First Hong Kong-based OKEX reported that they had halted ERC20 deposits, then many other exchanges such as Poloniex and HitBTC were quick to follow suit.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://rados.io/erc20-vulnerability-causes-exchanges-to-panic/