The BTG network repelled a massive attack

Today, July 10th, 2020, a long chain of 1300+ blocks mined since July 1st tried and failed to take over the BTG blockchain.

Pools, Exchanges, Services, and Wallet providers who previously upgraded to BTG v0.17.2, which rejected the attacker’s chain, were not affected.

If you run a full node, you should upgrade immediately. Full details in this post on the website, which is duplicated on the Forum here.


It’s really a celebration.

It would not have been easy to notice and stop a massive attack, but everyone worked hard.

But created challenge task to revert a checkpoint that was not public"ky"

Congratulations to the btg team and everyone interested in BTG.

Of course to myself! Haha