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Aave temporarily freezes lending markets to fend off further attacks

November 28, 2022

The lending markets were frozen right after its governance members passed a vote that aims to temporarily freeze assets considered to be volatile and have low liquidity. The assets included in the list are Yearn Finance (YFI), Curve Finance (CRV), 0x (ZRX), Decentraland, 1inch (1INCH), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Enjin (ENJ), Ampleforth (AMPL), DeFi Pulse Index (DPI), RENFIL, Maker and xSUSHI.

Apart from these, the protocol also suspended the following stablecoins: sUSD, USDP, LUSD, GUSD and RAI. With the assets frozen, users cannot take loans on the assets or deposit their assets to the protocol.

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