We've recently added checksums to the end of our release notes (a practice we will be continuing from now on). Please make sure you get into the habit of verifying these 🙏
For those of you who are unfamiliar, a checksum is a special type of hash used to verify the integrity of a file. Verifying a checksum ensures there was no corruption or manipulation during the download and that the file was downloaded completely and correctly. For a short and simple guide on how to do so, see here.
In the case of the v1.1.0 release for example, the SHA512 checksums are:
# Linux AMD64 8d553ea5422645b5f06001e7f47051706ae5cffd8d88c45e4669939f3abb6caf41a2477431fce3e647265cdb4f8671fa360d392f423ac68ffb9459607eaab462 nimbus_beacon_node # Linux ARM64 93ffd03a0ce67f7d035e3dc45e97de3c2c9a05a8dd0c6d5f45402ddb04404dc3cf15b80fee972f34152ef171ce97c40f794448bc779ca056081c945f71f19788 nimbus_beacon_node # Linux ARM f2e75f3fae2aea0a9f8d45861d52b0e2546c3990f453b509fab538692d18c64e65f58441c5492064fc371e0bc77de6bab970e05394cfd124417601b55cb4a825 nimbus_beacon_node # Windows AMD64 fd68c8792ea60c2c72e9c2201745f9698bfd1dae4af4fa9e1683f082109045efebd1d80267f13cafeb1cd7414dc0f589a8a73f12161ac2758779369289d5a832 nimbus_beacon_node