The DepositAuth & fix1513 Amendments became available on the XRP Ledger in ledger sequence number 37,753,345 (2018-04-06T01:44:42Z). The DepositAuth Amendment lets an account strictly reject any incoming money from transactions sent by other accounts. The fix1513 Amendment fixes an issue where calculation switchovers were not implemented in the fee escalation queue. Action...
Ripple has released rippled version 0.90.1, which includes fixes for issues reported by external security researchers. These issues, when exploited, could cause a rippled instance to restart or, in some circumstances, stop executing. While these issues can result in a denial of service attack, none affect the integrity of the...
Ripple has released rippled version 0.90.0, which introduces several enhancements that improve the reliability, scalability and security of the XRP Ledger. Ripple recommends that all server operators upgrade to version 0.90.0 by Thursday, 2018-03-15, for service continuity. Highlights of this release include: The DepositAuth Amendment, which lets an account strictly reject...
On Thursday, January 18, 2018, as described in the 0.81.0 release notes, the current validator keys on all five Ripple-operated rippled validator servers will be replaced. If you have been using the previous recommended default configuration and do not reconfigure your rippled server to the new recommended default configuration...
To provide additional predictability to the XRP supply, Ripple has locked 55 billion XRP (55% of the total possible supply) into a series of escrows. These escrows are on the ledger itself and the ledger mechanics, enforced by consensus, control the release of the XRP. The escrow consists of independent...
Ripple has released rippled version 0.80.2, which improves the transaction dispatch logic of rippled, allows for more transactions to be in flight at any one time and reduces the overall resource usage of rippled. The improved transaction dispatch logic ensures that a transaction is dispatched at most once every...
Ripple has released rippled version 0.80.0, which introduces several enhancements that improve the reliability, scalability and security of the XRP Ledger. Ripple recommends that all rippled server operators upgrade to version 0.80.0 by Tuesday, 2017-11-07, for service continuity. Highlights of this release include: The SortedDirectories amendment sorts the entries in DirectoryNode...
As Ripple progresses towards further decentralizing the XRP Ledger, we want to make server operators and members of the XRP Ledger community aware of a few upcoming changes to help ensure the reliability and stability of the network as it transitions to a distributed architecture with fully decentralized validators. Background The...