Re: [Lightning-dev] The problem of false positives for double spend attacks

2018-10-24 Thread Alejandro Ranchal Pedrosa
Hi Margherita, can you be a bit more specific about what you mean by double-spend attacks?. A double-spend is not an attack that can be performed acting solely on the Lightning Network, and as far as I know there are no nodes being banned because of this. If there are nodes that are being

Re: [Lightning-dev] Splicing Proposal: Feedback please!

2018-10-24 Thread Rusty Russell
Conner Fromknecht writes: > In light of this, and if I'm following along, it seems our hand is forced in > splicing via a single on-chain transaction. In my book, this is preferable > anyway. I'd much rather push complexity off-chain than having to do a > mutli-stage splicing pipeline. Agreed.

Re: [Lightning-dev] The problem of false positives for double spend attacks

2018-10-24 Thread ZmnSCPxj via Lightning-dev
Good morning Margherita, There are no possible double-spend attacks on Lightning Network. You cannot double-spend your funds unless the other end of the channel agrees to the double-spending. And what will happen is that the other end of the channel will in fact effectively lose money.