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Security risks can persist with Blockchain voting systems, MIT says

Security risks may persist on the internet and blockchain-based voting systems, a study by researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found. Blockchain-based voting systems were believed to be a relatively safer tool for conducting elections, immune to the risks associated with other methods The MIT document is titled “Going …

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Blockchain for voting: a warning from MIT

Blockchain and cryptocurrency, fraud management and cybercrime, fraud risk management Researchers say blockchain presents more problems than it solves Jeremy Kirk (jeremy_kirk) • November 17, 2020 Blockchain technology, for all its cryptographic intelligence, has often been derided as the solution it’s looking for a problem. See also: Ignite ’20: a …

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Hoskinson contradicts Harvard, MIT study on blockchain voting

Source: Aleksandra Sova – Shutterstock Research from MIT and Harvard concludes that a blockchain-based voting system would pose more security concerns than the existing system. Cardano’s inventor, Charles Hoskinson, refutes the research findings. IOHK CEO and Cardano inventor Charles Hoskinson has released a video that refutes the findings of a …

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The new MIT document rejects blockchain-based voting systems

As the media waited to announce a winner until the Saturday following the US presidential election, inquiries arose as to how blockchains would make this process easier. more evidently possibly by Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, as well as Vitalik Buterin, who added that while there are technical challenges, the …

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The MIT professor thinks that Blockchain can lead to an economy without frontiers

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency-Silvio Micali, the Ford engineering professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, argues that blockchain development on a global scale could lead to the creation of a truly borderless economy. Talking about Bloomberg Daybreak Asia, January 21, the MIT professor explained that the blockchain requires three simultaneously functioning systems …

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The MIT Technology Review magazine says that the new Taintchain algorithm seems to keep track of the stolen bitcoins soon

There is a paradox surrounding the cryptocurrencies. Cryptos proves unalterable, stored on thousands of computers, of every Bitcoin transaction that has ever taken place. Many of the transactions recorded on this register are crimes: billions of dollars in stolen funds, smuggling contracts and paid ransoms sitting in plain sight, still …

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