Special Issue "Security Issues and Solutions of Smart Contracts in Blockchain Technology"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2019) | Viewed by 8675
Interests: blockchain- and distributed ledger technologies, focus on industrial applications, smart contracts (security), IoT-blockchain-connections
Blockchain- and distributed ledger technologies (BC/DLT) provide an emerging approach to secure data and transactions. As an additional feature, applications in or on BC/DLT systems such as smart contracts or chain code provide an automation based on transactions. They provide a more secured outcome than local applications, as consensus- and validation mechanisms of BC/DLT-systems are supplied.
There are also severe issues reported for such smart contracts or chain-code. This Special Issue shall discuss the analysis of security problems, verification tools, design templates and further research in order to improve the security of smart contracts/chain code.
Prof. Dr. Volker Skwarek
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- BC/DLT applications, security, smart contracts/chain code, code verification, secure design patterns