Block Armour aims to harness the potential of blockchains to counter the growing cyber security challenges in bold new ways – smarter, faster and at a fraction of the current cost.
Blockchain technology has swiftly emerged in the past few years alongside the popularity of Bitcoin. Since its launch in 2009 as the underlying technology powering the Bitcoin payment system, blockchain development has seen a growing number of applications. A cryptographic ledger comprising a digital log of transactions shared across a public or private network – the blockchain hasbeen labeled as one of the most disruptive innovations since the advent of the internet.
Block Armour is a Mumbai, India based startup focused on harnessing the potential of blockchain technology to counter growing cyber security challenges in bold new ways. Open, secure and decentralized, the technology can help effectively address multiple infosec challenges.
Blending cybersecurity insights, IT security best practices and emerging technologies, Block Armour will, to begin with, provide a base for a new breed of identity management, data / information integrity and IoT related security solutions.
The goal is to:
– delivers a Software Defined Perimeter using private permissioned blockchain, TLS and SDN technology. Thereby ring-fencing an organization’s critical resources and securely providing access to authorized users and devices
– harnesses digital signatures to identify, authenticate and authorize devices in the Internet of Things (IoT).