Difference between revisions of "Privacy Enhancing Credential"

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==Context==
 
==Context==
 
* Regardless of any technology used to protect user data in a credential, they serve no purpose if they are not limited to use in a protected [[Ecosystem]].
 
* Regardless of any technology used to protect user data in a credential, they serve no purpose if they are not limited to use in a protected [[Ecosystem]].
* In some contexts, the term "Privacy Enhancing Credential" is used, although there are very few use cases where a credential is not mobile.
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* In some contexts, the term "Privacy Enhancing Credential" is used, although there are very few use cases where a credential is not mobile even when it is just a driver's license in a holder's pocket.
  
 
==Ecosystems==
 
==Ecosystems==

Revision as of 12:11, 6 May 2022

Full Title or Meme

A collection of private and secret data that can be used to prove an assertion in a manner that does not release more private information than absolutely required for the purpose described.

Context

  • Regardless of any technology used to protect user data in a credential, they serve no purpose if they are not limited to use in a protected Ecosystem.
  • In some contexts, the term "Privacy Enhancing Credential" is used, although there are very few use cases where a credential is not mobile even when it is just a driver's license in a holder's pocket.

Ecosystems

References