System And Method For User Authentication Using Crypto-currency Transactions As Access Tokens

  • Published: Jun 9, 2016
  • Earliest Priority: Dec 03 2014
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A method for crypto-currency transaction authentication includes receiving, by a computing device, from a data storage device associated with a first entity, an authentication information demonstrating possession of a private key, retrieving, by the computing device, from an audit chain, at least one crypto-currency transaction to an address associated with a public key corresponding to the private key, and authenticating, by the computing device, based on the retrieved crypto-currency transaction, the first entity.

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  • Publication: Jun 9, 2016
  • Application: Dec 3, 2015
    US US 201514958427 A
  • Priority: Dec 3, 2015
    US US 201514958427 A
  • Priority: Dec 3, 2014
    US US 201462086843 P

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