Researchers Allege Tron Plagiarized Code from other Projects

Researchers from Digital Asset Research (DAR) have discovered multiple instances of code copied from other projects in the Tron codebase. It seems that Tron developers plagiarised code from Ethereum among other projects and changed filenames to make it difficult to identify the source of the code. DAR published an article on Medium about the plagiarism and the legal and technical problems that may now affect the Tron mainnet going forward. “On December 31, 2017, the project was initially accused of violating the GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 (LGPL) because the…