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How does slashing work in Tezos and why is it important to delegate only to reliable bakers like Everstake

Any digital system is vulnerable to hacking, and blockchain is no exception. In the case of staking, technical problems can lead to downtime for individual validators, which will affect the overall network performance. However, stakers delegate their tokens to validators, on which they become dependent. As a rule, if the validator is disrupted, not only it suffers, but also its delegators. The Tezos blockchain platform solved this problem by slashing, which will be discussed in today’s article.

What is slashing in Tezos?

How does slashing work?

Why it is important to delegate only to reliable bakers

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