Primechain-AUTH

Primechain AUTH

Primechain AUTH is a permissioned blockchain that provides a global repository of IoT devices and a transparent and secure method of identifying and authenticating IoT devices.

Overview

The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of devices, vehicles, and home appliances that contain electronics, software, actuators, and connectivity which allows these things to connect, interact and exchange data.

From airplanes, cars & drones to medical devices, robots, security cameras & smart phones, all aspects of our lives are touched by IoT devices.

The number of IoT devices is likely to cross 200 billion by 2020 (Source: Intel)

Primechain AUTH is a permissioned blockchain that provides a global repository of IoT devices and a transparent and secure method of identifying and authenticating IoT devices.

Documentation

Primechain AUTH enhances enterprise asset management and endpoint protection by managing a repository of IoT devices and providing a transparent and secure method of identification and authentication, thus creating a hyper-secure computing environment.

Key features

  • A global repository of IoT devices is maintained on the blockchain.
  • It is based on blockchain technology in conjunction with public key cryptography.
  • Signing and decrypting keys stay on the device.
  • Verification and encryption keys are stored on the blockchain.
  • Protects against critical cyber attacks such as phishing, man-in-the-middle, replay attacks.

Use cases

  • Secure authentication and identification of IoT devices
  • Securing & encrypting online communications
  • Password-less login systems
  • Preventing fake emails & phishing
  • Authenticating DNS records & preventing spoofing attacks
  • Electronic signatures
  • KYC & digital identity