Blockchain Technology in Cybersecurity Management

Mercy Dapel, Mary Asante, Chijioke Dike Uba, Michael Opoku Agyeman*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Blockchain is a decentralised ledger used to secure digital currency, perform deals and transactions. A new transaction is validated when each member of network has access to the latest copy of the encrypted ledger. The features of blockchain are immutabil-ity, trackability, trustworthiness and decentralisation. This paper explores the concept, characteristics, and the need for blockchain in cybersecurity management. Blockchain is based on cryptography to ensure trust in transactions. Blockchain technologies made a remarkable contribution in Cybersecurity.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCybersecurity in the Age of Smart Societies
Place of PublicationCham
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-031-20160-8
ISBN (Print)978-3-031-20159-2
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 26 Jul 2022
EventInternational Conference on Global Security, Safety and Sustainability (ICGS3) -
Duration: 7 Sept 202210 Sept 2022

Publication series

NameAdvanced Sciences and Technologies for Security Applications
PublisherSpringer Nature
ISSN (Print)1613-5113


ConferenceInternational Conference on Global Security, Safety and Sustainability (ICGS3)
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  • Blockchain
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cyberattacks
  • Cyberthreat


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