Blockchain Application in Space Information Network Security

  • Shaochi ChengEmail author
  • Yuan Gao
  • Xiangyang Li
  • Yanchang Du
  • Yang Du
  • Su Hu
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 972)


With the rapid growth of satellite communications, space information network based on various aerospace equipment and corresponding ground equipment, is considered to have broad application prospects. However, since nodes of space information network are susceptible to a variety of cyber & physical attacks, security in space information network gives rise to a great concern. This paper proposes blockchain application in space information network security and some problems that might arise.


Blockchain Space information network Security 



This work is funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (61701503). The work of Su Hu was jointly supported by the MOST Program of International S&T Cooperation (Grant No. 2016YFE0123200), National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 61471100/61101090/61571082), Science and Technology on Electronic Information Control Laboratory (Grant No. 6142105040103) and Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (Grant No. ZYGX2015J012/ZYGX2014Z005). We would like to thank all the reviewers for their kind suggestions to this work.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shaochi Cheng
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yuan Gao
    • 1
    • 3
  • Xiangyang Li
    • 1
  • Yanchang Du
    • 1
  • Yang Du
    • 1
  • Su Hu
    • 2
  1. 1.PLA Academy of Military ScienceBeijingChina
  2. 2.University of Electrical Science and Technology of ChinaChengduChina
  3. 3.State Key Laboratory on Microwave and Digital Communications, National Laboratory for Information Science and TechnologyTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

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