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ITSec (IT Security)
4. Semester: International Datamatician Course (Advanced Computer Science)
 
Useful links for Blockchain Assigment

For installation use:

Ehtereum papers
https://github.com/ethereum/wiki/wiki/White-Paper

https://ethereum.org
https://www.ethereum.org/token

https://github.com/ethereum/go-ethereum/wiki/Installation-instructions-for-Windows

The easiet is to use Solidity and create an Ethereum wallet, token, MyEtherWallet, then sign transaction and use a test network to do transactions.....

Fast introduction to create token and later use it on Ropsten or Rinkeby test network.
https://medium.com/bitfwd/how-to-issue-your-own-token-on-ethereum-in-less-than-20-minutes-ac1f8f022793

https://ropsten.etherscan.io/

https://rinkeby.etherscan.io/

A interesting possibility is implementing blockchain in Javascript
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVqczFZr124

Longer and deeper introduction,(and really generate a real e-coin), which will cost you money and a copy of yor passport, I didnt do thathttps://medium.com/coinmonks/6-steps-to-erc20-tokens-and-ico-smart-contracts-e90523afafa1

For deeper theoretical understanding read these:

Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blockchain
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitcoin_network

BlockChain for dummies, Part 1-4

https://medium.com

Original 2008 paper
https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf


Watch some YouTube videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSo_EIwHSd4 6 minutes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lx9zgZCMqXE 23 minutes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BGCKkgW8CU 7 minutes
Blockchain for dummies, Part 1-4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVqczFZr124 4 videos (< 60 minutes totally)
Create Blockchain 1-4 in Javascript. Very nice actually.

 

Useful tricks for Blockchain assigment

You can try to create a token directly.

You can maybe choose between command-prompt or javascript solutions.

You can consider Lisk (https://lisk.io/) instead of Ethereum.