DxBox: Blockchain based web application for secure data storage

  • This article briefly discusses the issues existed in modern cloud storage and how the blockchain based storage application can be a potential solution.
  • Besides the concerns regarding data safety, centralization and lack of data encryption are other issues existed in modern cloud storage systems.
  • Most cloud storage services only provide data encryption during transmission using SSL/TLS encryption mechanism, which is vulnerable to attack.
  • The application uses the client-provider model for data transferring, where the client is a node that uses DX Token, the DxChain cryptocurrency, for file storage, file uploading, and file downloading.
  • However, people still have concerns about this technology due to potential data privacy and data security issues.

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