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Revised Insights & Highlights 2022

Revised Insights & Highlights 2022

Insights & Highlights 2022 provides exposition and context to the internal economic model of the Dusk Network protocol and how it ensures network longevity.

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Last update: 2022-03-17
Fort Protocol Research Paper

Fort Protocol Research Paper

This research paper demonstrates how FORT could be easily deployed using blockchains, such as Dusk Network, and how the integration of FORT into the Dusk Network blockchain would lead to enhanced privacy.

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Last update: 2022-03-10
PlonKup Research Paper

PlonKup Research Paper

Dusk Network shares its zero-knowledge proof (ZKP) system 'PlonKup' to make cryptographic obfuscation of data on layer-1 blockchains affordable. The tool makes it economically viable for public networks to add privacy and remain competitive in terms of gas prices.

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Last update: 2022-02-02
2nd Biannual Report 2021

2nd Biannual Report 2021

Our Biannual Update Report for the period May 2021 to October 2021. It is an extensive overview of our latest developments, along with our financials, staking data, and what we envision for the financial ecosystem of the future.

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Last update: 2021-12-07
Reinforced Concrete Research Paper

Reinforced Concrete Research Paper

Published on August 23rd, 2021. Documentation on the breakthrough hash function for ZKproofs & Verifiable Computation, co-authored by Dusk Network's Dmitry Khovratovich.

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Last update: 2021-11-12
1st Biannual Report 2021

1st Biannual Report 2021

Our Biannual Update Report for the period October 2020 to April 2021. It is a comprehensive overview of our developments, along with our financials, news highlights, community initiatives, and what we envision for the financial ecosystem of the future.

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Last update: 2021-12-07
Governance Paper

Governance Paper

Published March 8th, 2021. This paper outlines the governance procedures for the privacy-oriented blockchain-based generalized compute protocol called Dusk Network.

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Last update: 2021-03-08
Whitepaper V3.0

Whitepaper V3.0

Dusk Network Whitepaper V3.0.0. Published 1st of March, 2021.

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Last update: 2021-03-01
Confidential Security Contract (XSC) Standard V2.0.0

Confidential Security Contract (XSC) Standard V2.0.0

In this paper, we define the second iteration of the Confidential Security Contract Standard, capable of facilitating a compliant security token issuance and lifecycle management framework through the use of novel cryptography.

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Last update: 2021-02-18
Biannual Report 2020

Biannual Report 2020

Our Biannual Update Report for the period April-October 2020. It is a comprehensive overview of our developments, along with our financials, team insights, news highlights, staking statistics, and what we envision for the financial ecosystem of the future.

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Last update: 2020-11-02
Encryption with Poseidon

Encryption with Poseidon

We show how to securely encrypt with Poseidon in the context of EC-based Diffie-Hellman (ECDH).

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Last update: 2020-07-07
Blind bid protocol

Blind bid protocol

Blind bid protocol is an implementation of a Private Proof-of-Stake protocol conceptualized by Dusk Network.

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Last update: 2019-07-22
Full privacy in account-based cryptocurrencies

Full privacy in account-based cryptocurrencies

A novel Zero-knowledge Account-Based design by Dusk Network to address the issues of enhancing UTXO and Account-Based designs with privacy.

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Last update: 2019-07-22
Zerocaf

Zerocaf

Zerocaf is one of the cryptographic protocols built by, and implemented within, the Dusk Network, which uses zero-knowledge proofs to show the existence of a private key within one of many public keys.

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Last update: 2019-07-22
Whitepaper V2.0

Whitepaper V2.0

[Archive] Dusk Network Whitepaper V2.0.0. Published 30th of August 2019.

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Last update: 2021-03-01
Whitepaper V1.0

Whitepaper V1.0

[Archive] The first version of the Dusk Network whitepaper. Please find the updated version 2.0.0 above.

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Last update: 2019-08-30