Security aspects in the implementation of blockchain in payment gateway transactions in Ecuador




Blockchain, Payment, Security, Transactios, Ecuador


This paper explores the security aspects involved in implementing blockchain technology in payment gateway transactions within the Ecuadorian context. Blockchain technology offers numerous security benefits such as data security, immutability, decentralization, authentication, and transparency. These features contribute to enhancing the overall security and trustworthiness of payment transactions. The decentralized nature of blockchain reduces the risk of cyber attacks targeting centralized servers, while its immutability ensures the integrity of transactions. Additionally, authentication mechanisms such as digital signatures and smart contracts help ensure that only authorized parties can participate in and validate transactions. Furthermore, blockchain’s transparency facilitates auditing and compliance with financial regulations. This paper discusses how leveraging blockchain technology can significantly improve security in payment gateway transactions in Ecuador and provides insights into the potential challenges and opportunities associated with its implementation.


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Naranjo, K., & Toasa, R. M. (2024). Security aspects in the implementation of blockchain in payment gateway transactions in Ecuador. International Journal of Engineering Insights, 2(1), 1–6.