Financial Cryptography and Data Security

FC 2014 Workshops, BITCOIN and WAHC 2014, Christ Church, Barbados, March 7, 2014, Revised Selected Papers

  • Rainer Böhme
  • Michael Brenner
  • Tyler Moore
  • Matthew Smith
Conference proceedings FC 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8438)

Also part of the Security and Cryptology book sub series (LNSC, volume 8438)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Bitcoin Transactions, Policy and Legal Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Malte Möser, Rainer Böhme, Dominic Breuker
      Pages 16-32
    3. Franziska Boehm, Paulina Pesch
      Pages 43-54
  3. Bitcoin Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 55-55
    2. Marie Vasek, Micah Thornton, Tyler Moore
      Pages 57-71
    3. Benjamin Johnson, Aron Laszka, Jens Grossklags, Marie Vasek, Tyler Moore
      Pages 72-86
    4. Joan Antoni Donet Donet, Cristina Pérez-Solà, Jordi Herrera-Joancomartí
      Pages 87-102
  4. Improving Digital Currencies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Marcin Andrychowicz, Stefan Dziembowski, Daniel Malinowski, Łukasz Mazurek
      Pages 105-121
    3. Amitabh Saxena, Janardan Misra, Aritra Dhar
      Pages 122-139
    4. Christina Garman, Matthew Green, Ian Miers, Aviel D. Rubin
      Pages 140-155
  5. Bitcoin Poster Abstracts

  6. Applied Homomorphic Cryptography and Encrypted Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Xiaolin Cao, Ciara Moore, Máire O’Neill, Neil Hanley, Elizabeth O’Sullivan
      Pages 169-180
    3. Giovanni Di Crescenzo, Joan Feigenbaum, Debayan Gupta, Euthimios Panagos, Jason Perry, Rebecca N. Wright
      Pages 181-194
    4. Yarkın Doröz, Berk Sunar, Ghaith Hammouri
      Pages 195-207
    5. Yarkın Doröz, Aria Shahverdi, Thomas Eisenbarth, Berk Sunar
      Pages 208-220
    6. Kurt Rohloff, David Bruce Cousins
      Pages 221-234
    7. Seny Kamara
      Pages 235-247
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 249-249

Other volumes

  1. 18th International Conference, FC 2014, Christ Church, Barbados, March 3-7, 2014, Revised Selected Papers
  2. Financial Cryptography and Data Security
    FC 2014 Workshops, BITCOIN and WAHC 2014, Christ Church, Barbados, March 7, 2014, Revised Selected Papers

About these proceedings


This books constitutes the thoroughly refereed papers and poster abstracts from the FC 2014 Workshops, the First Workshop on Bitcoin Research, BITCOIN 2014, and the Second Workshop on Applied Homomorphic Cryptography and Encrypted Computing, WAHC 2014, co-located with the 18th International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security, held in Christ Church, Barbados, on March 7, 2014. The 15 full papers and 3 poster abstracts presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 30 submissions. They are grouped in topical sections on Bitcoin transactions, policy and legal issues; Bitcoin security; improving digital currencies; posters, and WAHC papers.


Bitcoin DDoS anonymity applied cryptography cryptographic currencies denial-of-service-attacks e-business eBusiness economics encryption game theory homomorphic cryptography network security peer-to-peer networks privacy

Editors and affiliations

  • Rainer Böhme
    • 1
  • Michael Brenner
    • 2
  • Tyler Moore
    • 3
  • Matthew Smith
    • 4
  1. 1.University of MünsterMünsterGermany
  2. 2.University of HannoverHannoverGermany
  3. 3.Southern Methodist University CS and Engineering DepartmentDallasUSA
  4. 4.University of BonnBonnGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFCA/Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-44773-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-44774-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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