Smart Contract's Hierarchical Rules Modularization and Security Mechanism

스마트 컨트랙트의 계층형 규칙 모듈화와 보안 메커니즘

  • 안정현 (단국대학교 컴퓨터학과) ;
  • 나성현 (아이엔소프트 솔루션사업팀) ;
  • 박용범 (단국대학교 소프트웨어학과)
  • Received : 2019.03.13
  • Accepted : 2019.03.22
  • Published : 2019.03.31

Abstract

As software becomes larger and network technology develops, the management of distributed data becomes more popular. Therefore, it is becoming increasingly important to use blockchain technology that can guarantee the integrity of data in various fields by utilizing existing infrastructure. Blockchain is a distributed computing technology that ensures that servers participating in a network maintain and manage data according to specific agreement algorithms and rules to ensure integrity. As smart contracts are applied, not only passwords but also various services to be applied to the code. In order to reinforce existing research on smart contract applied to the blockchain, we proposed a dynamic conditional rule of smart contract that can formalize rules of smart contract by introducing ontology and SWRL and manage rules dynamically in various situations. In the previous research, there is a module that receives the upper rule in the blockchain network, and the rule layer is formed according to this module. However, for every transaction request, it is a lot of resources to check the top rule in a blockchain network, or to provide it to every blockchain network by a reputable organization every time the rule is updated. To solve this problem, we propose to separate the module responsible for the upper rule into an independent server. Since the module responsible for the above rules is separated into servers, the rules underlying the service may be transformed or attacked in the middleware. Therefore, the security mechanism using TLS and PKI is added as an agent in consideration of the security factor. In this way, the benefits of computing resource management and security can be achieved at the same time.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 정보통신기획평가원

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