Last month’s highlights include: our participation at Secureum TrustX and Global DeFi Conferences, publishing a Tally Browser Extension Wallet audit and our expanded recruiting efforts.
We also want toalert Manifest V2 developers about Google’s shift to Manifest V3.
Secureum TrustX in Amsterdam
On April 22, our CEO, Liz Steininger, spoke about privacy and transparency at Secureum TrustX. The technical event, which is dedicated to the Ethereum security ecosystem, is part of Devconnect. It was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Watch Liz’s talk here (from 5:33:00).
Global DeFi Conference
On April 27, Liz participated in a panel at Global DeFi Conference. The panel, 'Policy or Piracy? Can a Dark Start Be Trusted', saw industry leaders in security discuss decentralized finance and the promise of a trustless system.
Alert to Manifest V2 developers
We want to inform community members that Manifest V2 chromium browser wallet extensions that are not already available in the Chrome Web Store will have to be reimplemented in the Manifest V3 extension platform in order to be published. According to Google, support for running Manifest V2 extensions will be removed completely in June 2023 in Chrome/Chromium browsers. We will be publishing a blog on this soon.
In Case You Missed It
Snowden’s role in the creation of ZCASH
Edward Snowden https://www.forbes.com/sites/m...that he played a role in the creation of Zcash in 2016. In a note to Zcash co-creator and Least Authority founder Zooko Wilcox, Snowden agreed to make his participation public knowledge. Snowden was one of the six people involved in the “ceremony” that established Zcash’s so-called trusted setup.’
Least Authority performed a security audit of YLVIS, LLC’s Tally browser extension wallet key handling code. Tally is a community owned and operated Web3 browser extension wallet.
If you’re passionate about privacy and internet security and are motivated to work in a remote-first environment, we encourage you to apply or to reach out to a member of our team to learn more about the exciting vacancies we currently have:
Zk-SNARKs offer a new paradigm for privacy and can deliver on the original promise of blockchain: decentralization, scale and security.
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