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How the tiniest of errors resulted in an $80 million loss for Compound Finance How the tiniest of errors resulted in an $80 million loss for Compound Finance

How the tiniest of errors resulted in an $80 million loss for Compound Finance

Ethereum's Solidity language is under the spotlight following the programming error resulting in the loss.

How the tiniest of errors resulted in an $80 million loss for Compound Finance

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Compound Finance rolled out Proposal #62 on Wednesday to implement “Dynamic COMP reward distribution,” and patch a number of minor bugs.

However, soon after executing the upgrade, Compound Labs reported “unusual activity,” resulting in some users being able to claim more $COMP tokens than allowable.

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