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Smart Contract Testing: Javascript vs Solidity

Smart contracts, the self-executing code on blockchains, require rigorous testing to ensure their security and functionality. Two primary approaches emerge: testing in Javascript and testing directly in Solidity. This blog post delves into the pros and cons of each method, along with popular frameworks like Hardhat and Foundry. Javascript Testing: Solidity Testing: Hardhat vs. Foundry: […]

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Fuzz Testing for Smart Contracts with Foundry

In the ever-evolving world of blockchain technology, securing smart contracts is paramount. These contracts, essentially self-executing programs, hold and manage valuable assets, making them prime targets for malicious attacks. Traditional testing methods often fall short in uncovering hidden vulnerabilities, leaving contracts exposed. This is where fuzz testing steps in, employing a powerful approach to fortify […]

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Testing smart contracts with hardhat

Smart contracts, the self-executing programs on blockchains, play a crucial role in decentralized applications (dApps). However, their immutability amplifies the importance of thorough testing. Bugs in a deployed contract can be costly, leading to unexpected behavior and even potential loss of funds. This is where Hardhat comes into play, offering a robust and developer-friendly environment […]

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The Math behind Automated Market Makers

In the world of decentralized finance (DeFi), Automated Market Makers (AMMs) have emerged as a cornerstone, revolutionizing how users trade and provide liquidity on blockchain networks. These algorithms, often powered by smart contracts, facilitate decentralized exchanges (DEXs) by automating the process of liquidity provision and pricing assets. Behind their seemingly magical functionality lies a robust […]

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Denial of Service Attacks in Smart Contracts

Today, let’s delve into the intriguing world of smart contracts and the vulnerabilities they face, specifically focusing on the menace of Denial of Service (DoS) attacks. Understanding Smart Contracts: Smart contracts, often built on blockchain platforms like Ethereum, enable trustless and decentralized execution of agreements. However, the distributed nature of these systems doesn’t make them […]

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Integer Overflow and Underflow in Smart Contracts

Today, let’s delve into a crucial aspect of smart contract development – Integer Overflow and Underflow. As a smart contract developer with a focus on designing complex smart contracts, understanding these vulnerabilities is essential for ensuring the security and reliability of your smart contracts. What is Integer Overflow/Underflow? Integer overflow and underflow are common programming […]

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What is Zero-Knowledge Proof?

In the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity, Zero-Knowledge Proofs (ZKPs) have emerged as a powerful cryptographic tool that allows one party to prove the authenticity of a statement without revealing any information about the statement itself. This concept might sound like magic, but it’s grounded in advanced mathematics and has profound implications for security and privacy. […]

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What is Reentrancy Attack in Smart Contracts?

Smart contracts, the backbone of decentralized applications (DApps), have revolutionized the way we transact and interact on the blockchain. However, with great power comes great responsibility, and the world of smart contracts is not exempt from vulnerabilities. Today, let’s delve into the intricate world of blockchain security, specifically focusing on a notorious threat known as […]

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