Blockchain & Cryptocurrency , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development
Blockchain Revisited: How Can It Reduce Fraud?Microsoft's David Houlding on Use Cases and Lessons Learned
Critics say blockchain is a technology looking for a purpose, but Microsoft’s David Houlding says organizations already are using blockchain today to validate identities and to help prevent fraud. He shares use cases and emerging best practices.
In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Fraud and Breach Summit in Seattle, Houlding discusses:
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- Current trends around blockchain;
- Actual fraud prevention use cases for blockchain;
- Lessons learned from these activities.
Houlding is principal healthcare program manager on the Microsoft Azure industry experiences team. He serves as chair of the HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force. He also is an adviser to the British Blockchain Association and Lifeboat Foundation.