There was a very good attendance of members, and we were joined on the day, by our Most Wor Grand Master, Most Wor Bro Douglas T Gray, who had driven up that morning from Dublin to join with the Chairman and Committee Members in marking the close of their centenary year.
And what a year they have had supporting some 66 recipients, 38 in the North and a further 28 throughout the South, most of whom were in Third Level Education.
Reports detail that an attacker could construct a malicious transaction that would be accepted by Bitcoin-ABC 0.17.0 miners.
However, the block would be rejected by the rest of the compatible versions of Bitcoin Cash-compatible mining applications like the Bitcoin Unlimited client.“BUCash and versions of Bitcoin-ABC prior to 0.17.0 could be split from the majority Bitcoin Cash blockchain — Only Bitcoin ABC and BUCash nodes were included in the analysis of this vulnerability,” the development team details.
On April 26, 2018, the Bitcoin ABC development team were notified of a critical issue that applies to Bitcoin Cash miners who were utilizing the Bitcoin-ABC 0.17.0 client.