Researchers from the CREDENCE international collaboration network met in a workshop co-organized by University of Stavanger (UiS) and University of Oslo (UiO). The goal of CREDENCE is to support a collaboration network for excellent education and research in dependable and secure distributed systems.Read more
An Efficient Trustworthy Distributed Document Verification System.
The perfect combinations of Blockchain and Biometrics
Only the required information to prove the authenticity of an identity or a document is stored on-chain.
All data are encrypted and are over the users' control using selective disclosure mechanisms and zero-knowledge proofs.
The actions of the institutions are linked with users' biometric information and ensured by the blockchain.
Trusted Digital Degree Certificates
The project aims to build a privacy-preserving and fault-tolerant public database of digitally authenticated documents, allowing that academic degree certificates to be issued and verified from any place in the world with a high degree of trust.
The institutions' processes are designed as smart contracts, providing trust in the execution and transparency of operations.
Uses biometrics to prove the ownership of the user's identity.
Provides a decentralized and permanent storage for verifiable digital artifacts.