A Survey on Approaches to Anonymity in Bitcoin and Other Crypto Currencies

Authors(3) :-Shravanthi, Pooja R, Bhagya Shree J

Bitcoin is a crypto currency with several advantages over approaches. Transactions are confirmed and stored by a peer-to-peer network in a blockchain. Therefore, all transactions are public and soon solutions where designed to increase privacy in Bitcoin. Many come with downsides, like requiring a trusted third-party or requiring modifications to Bitcoin. In this paper, we compare these approaches according to several criteria. Based on survey, coin Join emerges as the best approach for anonymizing Bitcoins today.

Authors and Affiliations

Information Science and Engineering, GSSSIETW, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Pooja R

Bhagya Shree J
Information Science and Engineering, GSSSIETW, Mysore, Karnataka, India

Bit coin, crypto currencies, coin mixing, anonymity, transaction linkability

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 6 | May-June 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-05-08
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 162-165
Manuscript Number : CSEIT184632
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Shravanthi, Pooja R, Bhagya Shree J, "A Survey on Approaches to Anonymity in Bitcoin and Other Crypto Currencies", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 4, Issue 6, pp.162-165, May-June.2018
URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT184632

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