Bitcoin ? Blockchain

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Using Blockchain for Authentication

Data Breach Today

In an interview, Rohas Nagpal, a chief architect at Primechain Technologies, describes how blockchain can be used for authentication and pinpoints areas where blockchain is not the ideal technology. He'll be a featured speaker at ISMG's Security Summit in Mumbai Thursday

Blockchain Revisited: How Can It Reduce Fraud?

Data Breach Today

Microsoft's David Houlding on Use Cases and Lessons Learned Critics say blockchain is a technology looking for a purpose, but Microsoft's David Houlding says organizations are using blockchain today to validate identities and to help prevent fraud.

Blockchain and Trust

Schneier on Security

He was referring to blockchain , the system behind bitcoin cryptocurrency. Much has been written about blockchains and how they displace, reshape, or eliminate trust. But when you analyze both blockchain and trust, you quickly realize that there is much more hype than value.

Case Studies: Managing Identity With Blockchain

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Pioneers Test Using the Technology for Identity and Access Management Government agencies and private sector organizations around the world are experimenting with the use of blockchain to help manage digital identity.

Blockchain's Biggest Potential in Healthcare

Data Breach Today

Where is the greatest potential for the implementation of blockchain in healthcare? Attorney Steven Teppler discusses the possibilities for the distributed ledger technology as well as its security pros and cons

Records Disrupted: Blockchain as a Transformative Force

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Blockchain in Healthcare: The Potential Benefits, Risks

Data Breach Today

Indiana University Health is evaluating the use of blockchain in two areas to improve healthcare information security, Mitch Parker, CISO, says in an interview at the HIMSS19 conference. He sizes up the potential risks and benefits

Gartner's Litan on Blockchain

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Analyst Cuts Through Hype and Details Real-World Uses to Help Fight Fraud Blockchain is high on the hype meter in 2018, but Gartner's Avivah Litan is encouraged by practical applications of the technology to secure financial transactions, protect identity and help organizations fight fraud

Speaking of: Blockchain (with Alan Pelz-Sharpe)

Weissman's World

Tons, especially when the subject is blockchain, and the guest expert is Alan Pelz-Sharpe! Join our discussion of the disruptive force blockchain will prove to be in records and information governance. Blockchain

Facebook's Cryptocoin: A Disguised PayPal on a Blockchain?

Data Breach Today

But some critics argue that the project seems more like a trendy and unnecessary redressing of a PayPal-like system with a blockchain

Reimagining Information Governance with Blockchain

Weissman's World

Though blockchain […]. The post Reimagining Information Governance with Blockchain appeared first on Holly Group. Blockchain information governance

Blockchain Technology is Recordkeeping Technology!

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SHARED INTEL: How digital certificates could supply secure identities for enterprise blockchains

The Last Watchdog

Blockchain gave rise to Bitcoin. But blockchain is much more than just the mechanism behind the cryptocurrency speculation mania. Here are key takeaways: Blockchain basics A blockchain is nothing more than a distributed database.

Blockchain: The Good, the Bad and the Legal

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8 ways blockchain will change finance & accounting

DXC Technology

Blockchain is rapidly evolving from hype to high-value technology with real-world applications in business. In 2017, blockchain began making its way onto the roadmap of business process services. Business Processes accounting blockchain financeNow it is emerging in full operational deployments and disrupting fundamental business processes related to buying and selling and converging into mainstream accounting technology used to record […].

Blockchain for Identity Management: It's Years Away

Data Breach Today

But experts say blockchain is likely not the answer right now

Blockchain White Paper

National Archives Records Express

We are pleased to announce the release of our Blockchain White Paper. While it includes a very high-level overview of the technical aspects of blockchain, it is useful to records managers because it explores the various implications for Federal electronic records management programs. The white paper began as an internal effort to assist NARA staff in learning more about the technology and how agencies are using it.

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Practical business uses for blockchain technology

DXC Technology

Blockchain was created as the public transaction ledger for the bitcoin cryptocurrency, but blockchain technology also has a variety of practical applications in enterprise business process scenarios. The beauty of blockchain is that virtually any type of data can be put into the distributed ledger. Banking & Capital Markets Public Sector Service Management blockchain service management supply chain

Blockchain is Real, But Still Not for Everybody

Weissman's World

I have conversations every day with people who believe either (a) blockchain is just another overhyped new technology being foisted upon us by unscrupulous vendors, or (b) it’s the solution to all their problems. As written and discussed before in this space (and plenty of ‘elsewheres,’ too), blockchain […]. The post Blockchain is Real, But Still Not for Everybody appeared first on Holly Group. Blockchain infogov records

7 Hard Truths About Blockchain Security

InfoGoTo

Experts tout blockchain security — but how safe is blockchain technology? Blockchain secures data because its distributed nature prevents a single point of system failure. Think of blockchain as a digital record book of which all users have a complete copy, and no one can add to it (unless everyone agrees the new transactions are genuine). But the blockchain does not live in a vacuum. Blockchain Is Not Impervious.

Microsoft Outlines Digital ID Plan Using Blockchain

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Encrypted ID 'Hubs' Will Safely Store Personal Data After a year of brainstorming on blockchain technology, Microsoft says it will add support in its Authenticator app for a decentralized identity system that's designed to put users in control of their personal information

Blockchain

InfoGovNuggets

What does blockchain have to do with information governance? “Blockchain Has Power to Transform,” The Wall Street Journal , March 12, 2018 B4. It’s early days yet, but think about what happens with information. It gets created, modified, transferred, stored, used, reused, exchanged, and, hopefully, deleted at the end of its life. Would it be useful to be able to track who owns the information and where it is at each step of its life?

Blockchain for Identity: 6 Hot Projects

Data Breach Today

Distributed Ledgers For Identity and Access Management Have Great Promise Blockchain technology already underpins the boom in cryptocurrencies, but is also being rigorously tested and developed for other applications, including identity and access management.

Innovation Lab: The Role of Blockchain in Information Governance

Everteam

The blockchain is one of those technologies and in the information management world there are some interesting ways it is helping increase data security, accountability, and transparency. Blockchain – just the basics. Reuters Blockchain explained.

When is Blockchain not secure? Learn why you need Blockchain Defender

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The post When is Blockchain not secure? Learn why you need Blockchain Defender appeared first on IG GURU. Blockchain IG News information security Risk News #infosec Scott Schober

Blockchain in Healthcare: The Potential and Limitations

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Blockchain holds potential for supporting secure health data exchange, but it has limitations that organizations need to keep in mind, says Intel's David Houlding in this in-depth interview on the technology

Buzzword Bingo: Quantum, AI, Blockchain, Crypto

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Thales e-Security's Jon Geater Separates Hype From Utility Quantum computing, blockchain, crypto, internet of things: There's a lot of hype around these technology areas, says Jon Geater, CTO of Thales e-Security.

Blockchain for Identity Management: Early Examples

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Early experiments are demonstrating how blockchain, the distributed and immutable ledger behind virtual currencies, potentially could play an important role in identity management, says Avivah Litan, a Gartner Research analyst

Why blockchain works for records management by GCN

IG Guru

by Cecil (CJ) John – August 21, 2019 Records management is one of four blockchain business initiatives that can save money and provide generate revenue, according to Gartner. The post Why blockchain works for records management by GCN appeared first on IG GURU.

How IoT, AI and blockchain will enable tomorrow’s autonomous supply chain

OpenText Information Management

The supply chain has been impacted by numerous … The post How IoT, AI and blockchain will enable tomorrow’s autonomous supply chain appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Business Network AI automate supply chain autonomous supply chain blockchain IoT supply chain

7 mistakes to avoid in blockchain projects

Information Management Resources

There is still a significant gap between the hype and market reality of blockchain, according to a new report by Gartner Inc. Blockchain Data management Data strategy

What the Blockchain Taught Us about IT Security

Security Affairs

It is not just about security, but in utilizing Blockchain to secure your company and your information. But it is not just about security, but in utilizing Blockchains to secure your company and your information. That is where blockchains come in. What is a Blockchain?

4 ways AI and Blockchain Transform Information Governance

Everteam

This week, Everteam’s Chief Customer Officer and IG thought leader Ken Lownie held an IG insights discussion, “AI, Blockchain and Emerging Tech.” In this session, we explored AI and Blockchain’s impact on core information governance processes and records management practices.

California Enacts Blockchain Legislation

Hunton Privacy

As reported on the Blockchain Legal Resource , California Governor Jerry Brown recently signed into law Assembly Bill No. 2658 for the purpose of further studying blockchain’s application to Californians. Specifically, the law requires the Secretary of the Government Operations Agency to convene a blockchain working group prior to July 1, 2019. Under the new law, “blockchain” means “a mathematically secured, chronological and decentralized ledger or database.”

Is it time to put blockchain in your supply chain?

OpenText Information Management

In the OpenText™ Business Network – top ten supply chain predictions for 2018 blog post, prediction number 3 was Blockchain starts to be embraced across the supply chain. The full prediction stated: Today, companies are looking for ways to apply blockchain technology to the supply chain.

There's No Good Reason to Trust Blockchain Technology

WIRED Threat Level

Blockchain solutions are frequently much worse than the systems they replace. Opinion: Cryptocurrencies are useless. Here's why. Opinion Security