Parity Technologies Blog

The Multi-sig Hack: A Postmortem

On Wednesday 19th July, 2017 a bug found in the multi-signature wallet ("multi-sig") code used as part of Parity Wallet software was exploited by parties unknown. As of the time of writing, three wallet accounts holding large balances of ETH have been compromised and the balances moved into accounts held Read More

Restoring & blank seed phrase

It has come to our attention that a small minority of users have misunderstood a function within Parity Wallet, and in doing so have created insecure accounts. TL;DR: Don't use the "RECOVERY PHRASE"/"IMPORT WALLET" function to generate a fresh account. That's not what it's for. If you see Read More

Announcing Parity 1.6

As Spring returns the blood to our blushing chops, I'm happy to come to you with news of our latest release. After a couple of weeks in lovely Castello Tesino on our (apparently) annual winter-sports retreat, Parity 1.6 "Morality, Solidarity, and Virtuosity" is officially out and there's a decent Read More

Announcing Parity 1.5

Well, it's that time again, folks. You find me writing this on the train back from our ten day Yuletide retreat-sprint. Most of the team (pictured below) spent 10 days in lovely Lipia Góra. Lest you're not familiar with that place (it is kind of small), I can tell you Read More

Announcing Parity 1.4

I'm pleased to announce the release of the latest in the series of Parity. As the 1.3 series becomes our stable release with 1.3.10, 1.4 is elevated to beta status. We've been working on 1.4 for around 10 weeks now, a far longer release cycle Read More