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CryptoNote

CryptoNote

Cryptonote is a blockchain protocol for the decentralized and anonymous use of cryptocurrencies.

CryptoNote is a company creating a blockchain-based protocol that allows users to anonymously use decentralized cryptocurrencies. The company was founded by Nicolas van Saberhagen and was launched on October 17, 2013. 



CryptoNote allows decentralized and anonymous transaction through the implemention of a ring signature cryptographic protocol that allows users sign a message on behalf of a group. Individual signatures can only prove the message was sent by one anonymous person within the group because all possible signatures are coming from users that are indistinguishable from each other within the group.

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Nicolas van Saberhagen

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CryptoNote Technology: What is CryptoNote and How Does it Work?

World Crypto Index

Web



CryptoNote v 2.0

Nicolas Van Saberhagen

Academic



What is CryptoNote? -- Official MinerGate Blog

Minergate Mining Pool

Web



What is The CryptoNote Technology? Complete Beginner's Guide

Brian Curran

Web



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