Tree Hash EXchange format (THEX)

Abstract This memo presents the Tree Hash Exchange (THEX) format, for exchanging Merkle Hash Trees built up from the subrange hashes of discrete digital files. Such tree hash data structures assist in file integrity verification, allowing arbitrary subranges of bytes to be verified before the entire file has been received. Introduction The Merkle Hash Tree, […]

Tree Hash EXchange format (THEX)