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Flash Boys 2.0: Frontrunning, Transaction Reordering, and Consensus Instability in Decentralized Exchanges

@article{Daian2019FlashB2,
  title={Flash Boys 2.0: Frontrunning, Transaction Reordering, and Consensus Instability in Decentralized Exchanges},
  author={Philip Daian and Steven Goldfeder and Tyler Kell and Yunqi Li and Xueyuan Zhao and Iddo Bentov and Lorenz Breidenbach and Ari Juels},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2019},
  volume={abs/1904.05234}
}
  • Philip Daian, Steven Goldfeder, +5 authors Ari Juels
  • Published in ArXiv 2019
  • Computer Science
  • Blockchains, and specifically smart contracts, have promised to create fair and transparent trading ecosystems. [...] Key ResultOur work highlights the large, complex risks created by transaction-ordering dependencies in smart contracts and the ways in which traditional forms of financial-market exploitation are adapting to and penetrating blockchain economies.Expand Abstract

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