Binance Integrates Ethereum Scaling Solution Optimism
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Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has added support for the Optimism Network, a layer-2 scaling solution for Ethereum, as the exchange is expanding the list of supported assets on the platform. According to a blog post, users can already deposit ether (ETH) based on the Optimism Network.

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However, the exchange said it will open withdrawals for ETH on Optimism Network only once there are "sufficient assets" in the exchange's wallet.

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In February, the team behind the Optimism Network fixed a critical vulnerability discovered by programmer Jay Freeman in the code of a fork of the Geth client. Freeman said that the vulnerability allowed the creation of ETH in the protocol by repeatedly triggering the SELFDESTRUCT function. Thanks to the discovery, Freeman received $2,000,042, the maximum reward under the protocol's bounty program.

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