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{{Quote|[t]he [[electronic]] representation of an entity (e.g., a [[device]], [[software]], [[service]], organization or individual) in [[cyberspace]] that is comprised of an [[information artifact]] or correlated [[information set]]s.<ref>[[National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace]]: Creating Options for Enhanced Online Security and Privacy, at 32.</ref>}}
 
{{Quote|[t]he [[electronic]] representation of an entity (e.g., a [[device]], [[software]], [[service]], organization or individual) in [[cyberspace]] that is comprised of an [[information artifact]] or correlated [[information set]]s.<ref>[[National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace]]: Creating Options for Enhanced Online Security and Privacy, at 32.</ref>}}
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{{Quote|the unique representation of a subject engaged in an [[online]] [[transaction]].<ref>[[NIST Special Publications 800-63-B]], § 2.</ref>}}
   
 
== References ==
 
== References ==

Revision as of 06:26, 17 November 2020

Definitions

Blockchain technology

A digital identity is

an online or networked identity adopted or claimed in cyberspace by an individual, organization, or electronic device.[1]

General

A digital identity is

[t]he electronic representation of an entity (e.g., a device, software, service, organization or individual) in cyberspace that is comprised of an information artifact or correlated information sets.[2]
the unique representation of a subject engaged in an online transaction.[3]

References

  1. "Blockchain Technology Glossary" (full-text).
  2. National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace: Creating Options for Enhanced Online Security and Privacy, at 32.
  3. NIST Special Publications 800-63-B, § 2.

See also