Lightning Network Encounters Exploit
(BTC) Lightning Network, the second-layer speed solution, may have faced an exploit leading to the loss of funds. Based on the developers’ messaging list, a known bug has been exploited already, and this may happen again unless an upgrade is implemented.
“We’ve confirmed instances of the CVE being exploited in the wild. If you’re not on the following versions of either of these implementations (these versions are fully patched), then you need to upgrade now to avoid the risk of funds loss,” explained the developers.
The risk is related to using outdated versions of the software required t…
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