GLOSSARY OF TERMS
There are 4 names in this directory beginning with the letter C.
A situation in which a blockchain splits into two or more separate versions. The split occurs when the rulesets diverge. The split maybe temporary or permanent.
A method in which private keys are kept off of the Internet for safekeeping. Types of cold storage include USBs, sound wallets and hard wallets.
A decision making process whereby participants of the network reach an agreement that is beneficial to the entire group. Consensus is achieved when all participants agree that a block of transactions are valid. Consensus is required for the new block of transactions to be added to the chain.
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