IPchain: Securing IP Prefix Allocation and Delegation with Blockchain

Abstract

We present IPchain, a blockchain to store the allocations and delegations of IP addresses, with the aim of easing the deployment of secure interdomain routing systems. Interdomain routing security is of vital importance to the Internet since it prevents unwanted traffic redirections. IPchain makes use of blockchains’ properties to provide flexible trust… (More)

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