Special Session on Advancements and Challenges in Blockchain and Distributed Systems Security

Special Session 4: Securing the Future: Advancements and Challenges in Blockchain and Distributed Systems Security

Session Chair Name

Dr. Suresh Limkar

Aim & Scope

Blockchain and distributed systems have revolutionized various industries, offering unprecedented opportunities for innovation and decentralization. However, with these opportunities come significant security challenges. This special session aims to explore the latest advancements, emerging trends, and unresolved issues in blockchain and distributed systems security. Researchers, academics, industry professionals, and policymakers are invited to contribute their insights, research findings, and practical experiences to foster discussion and collaboration in addressing the complex security landscape of decentralized technologies.


  • Novel Attacks and Vulnerabilities in Blockchain and Distributed Systems
  • Consensus Mechanisms: Security, Scalability, and Performance Trade-offs
  • Smart Contract Security: Challenges and Solutions
  • Privacy-Preserving Techniques in Decentralized Systems
  • Interoperability and Cross-Chain Security
  • Regulatory Compliance and Legal Implications of Decentralized Technologies
  • Secure Decentralized Identity and Access Management
  • Resilience against Quantum Attacks
  • Distributed Ledger Technology in Critical Infrastructure Security
  • Case Studies and Lessons Learned from Real-world Deployments

Important Dates

  • Submission Deadline: 10 June, 2024
  • Acceptance Notification: 30 June, 2024
  • Camera-ready paper submission: 05 July, 2024