Sparkpool returned 1,050 ETH to the sender of the transaction with an unusually …

Sparkpool refunded 1,050 ETH to the sender of the transaction with an unusually high fee

Mining pool Sparkpool managed discover unlucky sender Ethereumtransactions with extremely high commission, writes CoinDesk.

On February 25, Sparkpool received an email from an anonymous user, in which it was said that on February 19 is he sent a transaction by mistakenly paying 2,100 ETH ($ 300 000) in quality commission.

To confirm credibility statements user, Sparkpool asked him send 0.022517 ETH from the address used in the described transaction to the address specified by the pool.

According to the Etherscan portal, the owner of the address actually transferred the agreed amount to the pool., after which he agreed to discuss next steps for return funds. According to Sparkpool, by sender is an employee blockchaincompany of South Korea.

Sparkpool returned 1,050 ETH to the sender of the transaction with an unusually ...

Under the terms of the final agreement, Sparkpool left half of the commission received to the miners cooperating with it, and returned the other half to the sender.

To confirm agreement with these conditions, on March 11, the sender transmitted from his addresses 0.666 ETH with the following comment on the blockchain: “Thank you SparkPool and your miners for then, what helped us compensate for the loss. We would like to share half the amount of 2,100 ETH with the miners as a thank you for their participation. “.

IN this Monday Sparkpool returned 1,050 ETH to the rightful owner.