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Securing DeFi with PoolTogether

Quantstamp is facilitating the future of DeFi by enhancing the security of leading open finance projects like PoolTogether, a no-loss lottery and innovative savings account application.

Quantstamp Announcements
September 5, 2019

Quantstamp Community Update August 2019

Quantstamp Security Network update, releasing our Bounty Protocol, speaking at DEFCON- it’s been an exciting month at Quantstamp.

Quantstamp Announcements
September 3, 2019

What is a Re-Entrancy Attack?

Computer scientists say that a procedure is re-entrant if its execution can be interrupted in the middle, initiated over (re-entered), and both runs can complete without any errors in execution. In the context of Ethereum smart contracts, re-entrancy can lead to serious vulnerabilities.

Quantstamp Labs
August 19, 2019

Open Sourcing Our Bounty Protocol

We are open sourcing the code for our Bounty Protocol. A bounty protocol is a marketplace for developers to identify bugs in smart contracts that automation cannot detect. The Bounty Protocol has the potential to leverage software engineering talent from around the world to add an essential layer of infrastructure for blockchain security.

Quantstamp Labs
August 13, 2019

Quantstamp Community Update July 2019

Quantstamp Security Network growth, securing Binance’s first stablecoin, auditing Klaytn, Congressional Blockchain Education Day - it’s been an exciting month at Quantstamp. Here's what's been going on:

Quantstamp Announcements
July 30, 2019

Quantstamp Secures Binance's First Stablecoin

Quantstamp, a Y Combinator-backed blockchain security company, recently completed the audit of leading global cryptocurrency exchange Binance’s GBP-backed stablecoin, Binance GBP (BGBP). The BGBP token joins other stablecoins in the market including Coinbase’s USDC, Facebook’s Libra, MakerDAO’s Dai, and Bitfinex’s Tether, and is one of the first major stablecoins to be pegged to the British pound.

Quantstamp Announcements
July 23, 2019

Quantstamp Community Update - November 2019

ETHWaterloo, Disruptor Daily Award, Forbes and more. Here’s what’s been going on at Quantstamp in November:

Quantstamp Announcements
December 5, 2019

Quantstamp Wins Cybersecurity in Blockchain Use Case Awards

Quantstamp is excited to share that we recently won first place in the Cybersecurity in Blockchain Use Case Awards. Organized by Disruptor Daily, these awards profile companies that are developing practical use cases for the cybersecurity industry. 

Quantstamp Announcements
December 2, 2019

Quantstamp Community Update - October 2019

Devcon Osaka, working with MetaCartel, UWaterloo Blockchain+Security Workshop, SF Blockchain Week - it’s been a busy month at Quantstamp!

Quantstamp Announcements
November 1, 2019

How to Use DeFi Safely

With eye popping interest rates on lending platforms, it’s never been more tempting to put assets into some of the promising new #DeFi applications out there today. But is security an issue? Dr. Poming Lee, Security Engineer with Quantstamp, explains how to keep your funds safe when using DeFi.

Quantstamp Labs
October 4, 2019

Quantstamp Community Update - September 2019

Ssecuring #DeFi, the latest Forbes Tech Council article, and more.Here’s what’s been going on at Quantstamp in September:

Quantstamp Announcements
October 1, 2019

Quantstamp Enhances Security of Blockchain Certified Sports Memorabilia

On Monday, September 9th, BlockStar, a company authenticating real-world goods using blockchain technology, and DeMarchi, the iconic cycling apparel brand established in 1946, sold the world’s first blockchain certified replica of Fausto Coppi’s 1953 De Marchi Jersey for $10,500. Quantstamp facilitated the success of this sale by enhancing the security of the blockchain components and the website used to conduct the auction.

Quantstamp Announcements
September 25, 2019