Towards Blockchain-Based Auditing of Data Exchanges

  • Xiaohu Zhou
  • Antonio Nehme
  • Vitor JesusEmail author
  • Yonghao Wang
  • Mark Josephs
  • Khaled Mahbub
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11911)


Auditing operations in multi-party data exchange, and over an arbitrary topology, is a common requirement yet still an open problem especially in the case where no trust on any participating party can be presumed. The challenges range from storage of the audit trail to tampering and collusion of participating entities. In this paper, we propose a blockchain-based auditing scheme. It is designed based on public key infrastructure and Shamir secret sharing scheme.


Blockchain Data share Auditable Smart-contracts 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaohu Zhou
    • 1
  • Antonio Nehme
    • 1
  • Vitor Jesus
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yonghao Wang
    • 1
  • Mark Josephs
    • 1
  • Khaled Mahbub
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Computing and Digital TechnologyBirmingham City UniversityBirminghamUK

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