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Comparison of Blockchain-Based Solutions to Mitigate Data Tampering Security Risk

  • Mubashar IqbalEmail author
  • Raimundas Matulevičius
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 361)

Abstract

Blockchain-based applications are arising because they ensure integrity, anti-tampering, and traceability. The data tampering risk is one of the main security concerns of data-centric applications. By the nature of the blockchain technology, it is befitting a revolutionary solution to mitigate the tampering risk. But there exists no proper guidance to explain how blockchain-based application could mitigate this risk. In this paper, we consider tampering risk management and discuss how blockchain-based applications could mitigate it. The study includes a comparison of different solutions.

Keywords

Blockchain Security risks Data tampering security risk Security risk management Security modelling 

Notes

Acknowledgement

This research has been supported by the Estonian Research Council (grant IUT20-55).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of TartuTartuEstonia

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