CVE-2022-37450

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Last Modified on: 08/06/2022 02:35:00 AM UTC

The following vulnerability was found:

Go Ethereum (aka geth) through 1.10.21 allows attackers to increase rewards by mining blocks in certain situations, and using a manipulation of time-difference values to achieve replacement of main-chain blocks, aka Riskless Uncle Making (RUM), as exploited in the wild in 2020 through 2022.

CVE References

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Uncle Maker: (Time)Stamping Out The Competition in Ethereum | by Aviv Yaish | Aug, 2022 | Medium medium.com
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go-ethereum/forkchoice.go at 671094279e8d27f4b4c3c94bf8b636c26b473976 · ethereum/go-ethereum · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo MISC github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/blob/671094279e8d27f4b4c3c94bf8b636c26b473976/core/forkchoice.go#L91-L94
Israeli researchers discovered the first consensus-level attack on Ethereum | Hacker News news.ycombinator.com
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URL Logo MISC news.ycombinator.com/item?id=32354896
Please Wait... | Cloudflare dx.doi.org
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URL Logo MISC dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.27813.99043

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