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SEI Cyber Minute: Obsidian: A Safer Blockchain Language

December 2017 Video
Eliezer Kanal

By creating a secure-by-design language that renders certain types of bugs impossible to create, we aim to significantly reduce the risk inherent in the adoption of blockchain technology.

Publisher:

Software Engineering Institute

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Abstract

Watch Elli Kanal in this SEI Cyber Minute as he discusses "Obsidian: A Safer Blockchain Language".  A novel blockchain programming language specifically tailored to be both easy to use and hard to use incorrectly. By creating a secure-by-design language that renders certain types of bugs impossible to create, we aim to significantly reduce the risk inherent in the adoption of blockchain technology.