29 Mar '14, 1am

Could 'Multisig' Help Bring Consumer Protection To Bitcoin Transactions?

The bitcoin world, which has never been dull, is getting even more interesting with the growth of multi-signature approaches—called “multisig”—for authorizing transactions. This has the potential to help address one of the most significant challenges that bitcoin has raised: How can bitcoin users avoid losing their money if they authorize payment to a seller who fails to deliver, or if an exchange holding their private information gets penetrated by hackers? These concerns drew heightened attention after Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox ceased operations and filed for bankruptcy in February, leaving the equivalent of hundreds of millions of dollars of customer deposits in limbo, and likely lost. Bitcoin, as many people now know, is a digital currency and an associated protocol that makes it possible to send payments to anywhere in the world almost instantly and with ve...

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