How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All

How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts – Bitcoin Magazine

Although Satoshi Nakamoto’s white paper suggests that privacy was a design goal of the Bitcoin protocol, blockchain analysis can often break users’ privacy. This is a problem. Bitcoin users might not necessarily want the world to know where they spend their money, what they earn or how much they own, while businesses may not want to leak transaction details to competitors – to name some examples.