Blockchain Internals: The Case of the Unexplained
Cryptocurrencies uses peer-to-peer technology to operate no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Sounds simple enough, but what are these cryptocurrencies and how exactly do they work? More importantly what are the security implications of this technology and how do they shake off their image as the dark currency of the internet. Join Andy Malone for a fascinating 60 minutes as he introduces the blockchain from a security perspective. Discover the good, the bad and the ugly of this, the next generation of digital transaction technology.