Trusted Identities in Cyberspace


Secure and privacy-preserving digital identity management is a key requirement for secure use of the Internet and other online environments. However, the landscape of digital identity management is quite complex, with several different stakeholders. Here, the author discusses critical issues that must be addressed for the large-scale and effective deployment of digital identity solutions.


Security, digital identity, identity management, privacy

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Published by the IEEE Computer Society in Internet Computing, January/February 2012 (Vol. 16, No. 1) pp. 3-6 ,