Slashing may occur to a validator that partakes in a malicious event, intentionally or unintentionally. A slashed validator has the potential to lose all of their ETH at stake. In this post, we will outline how to avoid getting slashed.
Decentralized Staking or Non-Custodial Staking allows users to stake with no key sharing. Centralized, Semi-Custodial, or Custodial staking services retain custody over user private keys in a multitude of ways.
In with Proof of Stake, out with Proof of Work. Eth2 is a significantly improved Ethereum upgrade, introducing validators and ETH staking and set to increase network scalability, security, speed, and energy efficiency.