A lengthy feature by Vice, "The Biggest Hacker Whodunnit of the Summer", discusses how Emin Gun Sirer was wrongly accused of having facilitated the hack The DAO, a crowd-funded Ethereum smart contract that was in command of $220M, and having stolen $53M.  It also covers Sirer's role in coming up with a defense against the hack that preserved Ethereum's security guarantees.

https://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-biggest-hacker-whodunnit-of-the-summer