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Optimism cracks down on airdrop farmers, removing 17,000 addresses

Ethereum scaling solution Optimism has reduced the number of wallets that are eligible to receive its upcoming airdrop. According to a post on Twitter yesterday, Optimism has removed 17,000 addresses that it thinks were traders trying to deliberately game the system. This is a process known as airdrop farming, or also called a sybil attack. It’s done by those who are speculating that a project might do an airdrop. To do this, they spin up a lot of wallets and …