Outage

Solana's offices in New York (Danny Nelson)
Solana Back Up Following Major 5-Hour Outage
The blockchain freeze triggered a drop in Solana's SOL token, though it rebounded.
Solana's offices in New York (Danny Nelson)

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Arbitrum Temporarily Stopped Processing Due to Software Bug
The Ethereum layer 2 network went out of service for several hours due to a bug in the sequencer and a resulting transaction backlog that stressed the network. A fix was deplo...
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Confusion reigned (Metropolitan Museum of Art, modified by CoinDesk)
Polygon Blockchain Nodes Briefly Went Out of Sync, Affecting Explorer, Sowing Confusion
A cascade of problems on the Ethereum sidechain caused issues for PolygonScan, an application used to track transactions – causing the appearance of an outage.
Confusion reigned (Metropolitan Museum of Art, modified by CoinDesk)

Nodes are key to run transactions on a blockchain. (Omar Flores/Unsplash)
Cardano Network Quickly Recovers After Brief Node Outage
A short-lived outage that affected over 50% of the network was automatically solved within minutes on Sunday.
Nodes are key to run transactions on a blockchain. (Omar Flores/Unsplash)

FTX website (Rob Mitchell/CoinDesk)
FTX Website Experiences Temporary Outage, Warns Users Not to Make Deposits
While the FTX US website remains operational, FTX.com is experiencing widespread outages.
FTX website (Rob Mitchell/CoinDesk)

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THORChain Resumes Operation After 20-hour Outage
User funds were not impacted after the Cosmos-based blockchain halted due to a software bug.
Thor hammer. (UnSplash)

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Crypto Exchange Coinbase Fixes Technical Problem That Halted Payments and Withdrawals From US Bank Accounts
The exchange says the issue was identified and a solution was implemented.
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Solana COO: 'Really Optimistic About Network Stability in the Next Year'
Solana COO: ‘Really Optimistic About Network Stability in the Next Year’
Solana Labs Chief Operating Officer Raj Gokal discusses his positive outlook for the Solana network despite recent outages and high volatility.
Solana COO: 'Really Optimistic About Network Stability in the Next Year'

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX was unusable for some customers during the CPI print (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Crypto Exchange FTX Freezes Under Strain of CPI Volatility
More than $110 million was liquidated across crypto exchanges in the hour following the U.S. inflation report.
Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX was unusable for some customers during the CPI print (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

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Bitfinex Exchange Back Online After ‘Issues’ Cause 2-Hour Outage
The platform underwent maintenance after trading was halted.
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