Exciting News: Watchtower Now Available for Both LND and CLN!

Posted about 2 months ago by frznode

Expanding Our Horizon: Watchtower for CLN
Today, we are excited to take another giant leap in enhancing your Lightning Network experience. We are delighted to introduce TEOS, the Watchtower service for CLN users. With Watchtower now available for both LND and CLN, you can take full advantage of its robust security features, safeguarding your transactions across lightningnetwork.

Why Watchtower Matters
Watchtowers play a crucial role in ensuring the integrity of your Lightning Network channels. They act as vigilant guardians, monitoring the blockchain for potential breaches and providing an extra layer of security. Should any suspicious activity be detected, the Watchtower help you to recover your funds and protect your assets.

Doubly Protected: LND and CLN
Now, whether you are using LND or CLN, you can benefit from the peace of mind offered by our powerful Watchtower service. Protect your Lightning Network channels, secure your funds, and have confidence in the reliability of your transactions.

How to Get Started
Getting started with our Watchtower service is simple.  For existing LND Watchtower users, you can continue to enjoy the protection you have come to rely on. For those diving into the world of CLN, head over to our website https://www.frznode.com/teos.html to learn more about how to set up and connect to our Watchtower service or set up a watch swap on LN+ https://lightningnetwork.plus/watch_swaps

Secure Your Lightning Network Channels Today
Explore our Watchtower services for LND and CLN and take control of your financial sovereignty. We are dedicated to empowering you with the tools and knowledge to safeguard your digital assets. Together, we can pave the way for a more secure, private, and inclusive financial landscape.

1 Comment


frznode wrote about 2 months ago

Here how to setup the teos watchtower-plugin.

  • Bitcoin Core: https://raspibolt.org/guide/bitcoin/bitcoin-client.html 
  • CLN - Core Lightning: https://raspibolt.org/guide/bonus/lightning/cln.html

Installation :
we need to install rust and compile the plugin, so, with your admin user: 
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt install cargo clang cmake rustfmt libssl-dev 
$ mkdir /home/admin/rust
$ cd /home/admin/rust
$ git clone https://github.com/talaia-labs/rust-teos.git
$ cd rust-teos
$ git tag
$ git checkout v0.2.0
$ cargo install --locked --path watchtower-plugin
Copy the  watchtower-client file into lightningd plugin directory:
$ cp ~/.cargo/bin/watchtower-client /home/lightningd/lightning/plugins
restart your C-Lightning node.
follow instruction here 
to check if your plugin is loaded.

Now you can connect to the tower with:
$ lightning-cli registertower 032a4ff7dd37ae01de848c3029c91253e0f30ee9038dcbcd08d6338bbbcb11339a

If usefull: 

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