We are proud to present to you the new DeFiSafety branding that will feature within our brand-new website! Over the past few months, we have worked hard with MagicPowered: a dedicated and passionate team that did wonderful work bringing the new DefiSafety vision to life. …


We at DefiSafety are pleased to announce that our seed round has closed with 1M$ raised. This round was led by Andre Cronje, with investments from Leo Cheng of C.R.E.A.M. Finance, Griff Green, Corey Petty, Shahar Abrams, Jeff Issis, Pedar Muller, Jonathan Boateng, and Wot_is_going_on. …


This is an article about Pause control which uses the recent incident of Iron finance as an example. We do not have the resources to independently verify the facts about Iron finance mentioned below. We hope to, in the future. Still based on several articles I read this is what…


In Blockchain we make much of the immutability of smart contracts; “in code we trust”. However frequently with DeFi protocols it is not the code you trust but rather the admin team that controls the upgrades. This is because the code can be upgradable. The admin teams, to varying degrees…


This article discusses how to get a high score on DeFiSafety when you have a private repo. By private repo we mean a software repository where the contents are not open to the public. Frequently developers have private repos to protect against their protocol being forked (or copied).

A private…


If you are close to releasing a DeFi protocol, this article tells you the steps to get ready for a high DeFiSafety review score and ensure your protocol has great transparency for the community.

Your goal in the following is transparency. This means a total stranger who sees your website…


This article introduces the concept of Blockchain Software Transparency. You can trust a transparent DeFi product because it shows the right information publicly to build trust. Transparency is good for developers and users both. …


This is the basic “what we do, what’s our goal” article. Enjoy.

What we do

We rate DeFi products on software quality and use of best practices. In DeFi, you have to trust the software as there is nothing else backing you up. We rate DeFi products for two audiences.

  1. For DeFi users…


Its been a big year. SecurEth started at EthDenver 2018. Within a few months we joined with the EthSecurity group as it formed. The intent was to develop better security resources and guidelines for the developer community. …


Overview

Identity applications or Self-Sovereign Identities are poised to make one the biggest impacts on our daily lives of all Blockchain applications. Anyone can use it without an Ethereum wallet or any Ethereum knowledge. Both uPort and Civic have apps for phones that can be downloaded and stored and used in…

Rex Hygate

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