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  • On Classes of Stuck Ether and Potential Solutions

    A Brief History Since Ethereum went live two and a half years ago, users and developers have often struggled with the usability and building on this new ‘Frontier’ of development. The issues began
  • A Postmortem on the Parity Multi-Sig Library Self-Destruct

    On Monday November 6th 2017 02:33:47 PM UTC, a vulnerability in the “library” smart contract code, deployed as a shared component of all Parity multi-sig wallets deployed after July 20th 2017,
  • Parity Technologies Multi-Sig Wallet Issue Update

    This week, as has been widely reported, a vulnerability in the Parity Wallet library contract of the standard multi-sig contract was found by an anonymous user. This user managed to gain access to
  • Security Alert

    Severity: Critical Product affected: Parity Wallet (multi-sig wallets) Summary: A vulnerability in the Parity Wallet library contract of the standard multi-sig contract has been found. Affected users: Users with assets in a multi-sig
  • Announcing Parity 1.8

    Winter may be coming but the moment you’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived: Parity Tech is excited to announce the release of the BIGGER and BETTER 1.8.0. This
  • Parity Technologies launches PICOPS!

    PICOPS (Parity ICO Passport Service) is a new service, created and hosted by Parity Technologies which enables members of the public worldwide to associate a single Ethereum address with their unique identity; more
  • Parity Bitcoin is now supporting SegWit, SegWit2x and Bitcoin Cash

    The Parity Bitcoin client (pbtc), released in April this year, is a full-node implementation of the Bitcoin protocol written in Rust. Our team is thrilled to announce its recent upgrade that includes support
  • Announcing Parity 1.7

    It has been all too long since our last release. Some four months have passed since the 1.6 series and over that time we've seen the rise of ETH and BTC, ICO
  • Security Update

    A quick update on the status of Parity Ethereum client. Bug Bounty There is now a significant amount in our bug bounty programme (many thanks to all contributors). As mentioned in a previous
  • Announcing the Bug Bounty Program

    As recent events have shown us, it's not always enough to have good programmers, open-source software and peer reviews in order to ensure no critical bugs make it through to release. While users
  • Security Alert

    Severity: Critical Product affected: Parity Wallet Affected implementations: Parity 1.5 or later Summary: A vulnerability in Parity Wallet's variant of the standard multi-sig contract has been found. Affected users: Any user with
  • The Multi-sig Hack: A Postmortem

    On Wednesday 19th July, 2017 a bug found in the multi-signature wallet ("multi-sig") code used as part of Parity Wallet software was exploited by parties unknown. As of the time of
  • Restoring & blank seed phrase

    It has come to our attention that a small minority of users have misunderstood a function within Parity Wallet, and in doing so have created insecure accounts. TL;DR: Don't use the "
  • Announcing Parity 1.6

    As Spring returns the blood to our blushing chops, I'm happy to come to you with news of our latest release. After a couple of weeks in lovely Castello Tesino on our (apparently)
  • Announcing Parity 1.5

    Well, it's that time again, folks. You find me writing this on the train back from our ten day Yuletide retreat-sprint. Most of the team (pictured below) spent 10 days in lovely Lipia