# 7 posts tagged with "mev-boost"

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## The Cost of Resilience

tl;dr

• A new mev-boost feature allows validators to maximize Ethereum’s censorship resistance by building low-MEV blocks locally while still outsourcing the building of high-MEV blocks.
• Using this feature carries an opportunity cost—the price of resilience.
• As most blocks are actually low-MEV, however, forfeiting a little profit goes a long way in increasing resilience!
• This is a breakthrough in the tradeoff between maximizing MEV extraction and maximizing censorship resistance.

## Open sourcing the Flashbots Relay

In response to recent developments around legal requirements for relay providers in their home jurisdictions, we have decided to accelerate the release of our relay code as open source.

## Understanding liveness risks from mev-boost

Over the last few days, mev-boost has been a hot discussion topic in the community. We want to take this opportunity to highlight and educate the design and trust assumptions that make mev-boost possible as a merge-ready PBS solution.

## Boost your MEV in Ethereum proof-of-stake

Calling all validators to test mev-boost.

## Beginner's Guide to mev-boost

Understanding mev-boost as an iteration on the original Flashbots auction, and how it paves the way for full in-protocol PBS