Ethereum Bug on Its Old Client Geth Leads to A Fork

Ethereum’s top software client, Geth, suffered an EVM bug attack affecting over half of its older nodes. This attack further led to a split on the chain, forming a fork. According to the report released on Go Ethereum GitHub on Tuesday, Geth v1.10.8 would be the hotfix to deal with the bug attack. As per statistics from Ethernodes, Geth runs approximately 75% of Ethereum nodes. The number makes up for at least 54% of Ethereum nodes affected by the EVM…

Top 6 Tools for Cryptocurrency Developers

Back in its early days, the internet was slow and sluggish. One of the many reasons behind the mass adoption of the internet is the products and services built on top of it. The more the internet grew, the higher it developed the concentration of adequate developer tooling, which helped build a great ecosystem for developers, resulting in high-value products and services for the end consumers. The cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem is no different. Since the emergence of Bitcoin in…