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Cryptocurrency Smart Contracts for Distributed Consensus of Public Randomness

Published: October 07, 2017

Author(s)

Peter Mell (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST), James Shook (NIST)

Conference

Name: International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems
Dates: November 5-8, 2017
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Citation: SSS 2017: Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems, Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 10616, pp. 410-425

Abstract

Keywords

beacon; blockchain; distributed consensus; randomness; smart contracts
Control Families

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Documentation

Publication:
Conference Proceedings (DOI)

Supplemental Material:
Preprint (pdf)

Topics

Security and Privacy
random number generation