What you need to know about Monero’s decoy selection bug

What you need to know about Monero’s decoy selection bug

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July 28, 2021 by J.D. Smith
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The developers of privacy-centric cryptocurrency, Monero have identified a “rather significant” bug in the algorithm that could allow for transaction destinations to be identified. According to a Twitter thread by the developers: “If users spend funds immediately following the lock time in the first 2 blocks allowable by consensus rules (~20 minutes after receiving funds),
The developers of privacy-centric cryptocurrency, Monero have identified a “rather significant” bug in the algorithm that could allow for transaction destinations to be identified. According to a Twitter thread by the developers: “If users spend funds immediately following the lock time in the first 2 blocks allowable by consensus rules (~20 minutes after receiving funds), […]