Crypto News Roundup for Feb. 18, 2020
With the price of bitcoin breaking below last week's critical resistance, Markets Daily is back with another time-saving news roundup.
Today we're breaking down the flash loan attacks that rocked the DeFi community in a way even your grandpa can understand, presented in both audio and full-text format.
Are two recent attacks taking advantage of "flash loans," low liquidity and price oracle issues the first of more to come?
A breakdown of the role of price oracles in the recent DeFi attacks, plus what DeFi can learn from early exchange hacks.
CoinDesk reporter Leigh Cuen is joined by the Human Rights Foundation’s Alex Gladstein and Syrian entrepreneur Moe Ghashim to discuss how cultural context shapes the way people view bitcoin, including stories from the Middle East.