Devcon VI

The KZG Ceremony - or How I Learnt to Stop Worrying and Love Trusted Setups
10-13, 15:00–15:25 (America/Bogota), Talk 5

Danksharding, ProtoDanksharding, & EIP4844 make use of KZG commitments which require a trusted setup.

As usual, Ethereum does this differently by having an order of magnitude more participants than previous trusted setups. I will be running through why the trusted setup is needed, how it works, and why you should trust it.

researcher with the ethereum foundation.

focus on consensus & cryptography r&d when not farming protocol calls for "goodbyes"