Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pseudo-Privacy of Blockchain

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Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pseudo-Privacy of Blockchain

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Posted February 4, 2020 in Data Analytics & Digital Technologies


The Pseudo-Privacy of Blockchain

In the era of open source projects, which enable deep analysis of code, it is doubtful that we can maintain privacy through the ages. Publicly accessible code facilitates consistent improvements and debugging through the regular scrutiny of accessible data. At the same time, it also increases the possibility of finalizing an attack on the network, causing losses and a reduction in trust. As a result, several companies now focus on analyzing blockchains.