[Cryptography] Proposal of a fair contract signing protocol
danimoth at cryptolab.net
Mon Jun 13 10:19:04 EDT 2016
On 11/06/16 at 08:34pm, Ron Garret wrote:
> My hunch is that it’s a theorem that the sort of fair commitment
> protocol that you’re describing is not possible without a trusted
> third party, and that the proof would look something like the proof of
> the impossibility of establishing common knowledge with unreliable
> point-to-point communications.
Can I cite some academics papers?
 Impossibility of Distributed Consensus with One Faulty Process (1985)
 On the impossibility of Fair Exchange without a Trusted Third Party (1999)
Have a nice day
More information about the cryptography