About this episode
Software piracy is a large and growing problem. The methods used to combat it are becoming increasingly complex as technology evolves, costing software publishers and users billions of dollars each year. Dr Alan Litchfield from the Auckland University of Technology and Jeff Herbert from Cybercraft, New Zealand, have developed a new method to suppress software piracy. In a recent paper, they present ReSOLV – a method for software validation based on cryptocurrency blockchain technology.
Original Article Reference
This SciPod is a summary of the paper ‘ReSOLV: Applying Cryptocurrency Blockchain Methods to Enable Global Cross-Platform Software Validation’. doi.org/10.3390/cryptography2020010
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