Digital signatures today

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To a lawyer, two issues stand out as critical impediments to the widespread acceptance of digital signatures in electronic commerce: the unresolved nature of liability issues and the looming uncertainty about the nature of the public key infrastructure. These issues are so closely related as to be almost intertwined.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFinancial Cryptography - 1st International Conference, FC 1997, Proceedings
EditorsRafael Hirschfeld
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9783540635949
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015
Event1st International Conference on Financial Cryptography, FC 1997 - The Valley, Anguilla
Duration: Feb 24 1997Feb 28 1997

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349


Other1st International Conference on Financial Cryptography, FC 1997
CityThe Valley

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)


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