An EOS vulnerability was discovered that could have potentially caused the EOS mainnet launch to be delayed.
The 360 Vulcan team from Qihoo 360, a Chinese internet security firm, discovered the vulnerability and reported it to the EOS team to take immediate action. The 360 Vulcan team released a report (English version) detailing what they had discovered.
The EOS Vulnerability
In short, the EOS vulnerability would allow an attacker to build a smart contract with malicious code and infiltrate the EOS mainnet with it. EOS supernodes would put the malicious smart contract, without being …
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