The CCS Wallet Hack: Exposing and Improving Monero’s Weaknesses w/ Francisco "ArticMine" Cabañas and Justin Ehrenhofer | EPI #288
November 8th, 2023 | 2 hrs 46 secs
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TODAY'S 🎙SHOW: Douglas Tuman sits down with Francisco Cabanas and Justin Ehrenhofer, Both are superstars in the Monero project. Francisco, aka Articmine, is a member of the Monero core team and known for his expertise in Monero scaling and crypto blockchain analysis. and Justin is a long time Monero contributor, former Cake Wallet VP of Operations, and founder of moonstone research -- a firm specialized in tracing difficult to trace cryptocurrency transactions.
The show is a massive one, covering three main topics: The recent CCS hack, Moonstones probabilistic tracing of the stolen funds, and overall lessons learned and likely path forward,
Including discussions of the positive impacts the hack will likely have on improving how Monero development is funded, how the project as a whole is managed and maintained, and improving the intractability of Monero.