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* The [[Verifiable Credential]] was the first of a series of proposed standards to enable [[Self-Sovereign Identity]] by enabling the packaging of user identity information that can be verified by the receiver.
 
* The [[Verifiable Credential]] was the first of a series of proposed standards to enable [[Self-Sovereign Identity]] by enabling the packaging of user identity information that can be verified by the receiver.
 
* The Verifiable [[Presentation]] is create in response to a request from a [[Verifier]] which is known here as a [[Relying Party]].
 
* The Verifiable [[Presentation]] is create in response to a request from a [[Verifier]] which is known here as a [[Relying Party]].
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==Problems==
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===The Verifiable Credential is a Swiss Army knife===
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The Swiss Army knife was designed for survival in the wild if it were your only tool available to you.
  
 
==Solutions==
 
==Solutions==
 
===interoperability===
 
===interoperability===
 
* This [https://www.evernym.com/blog/getting-to-practical-interop-with-verifiable-credentials/ Evernym atricle] seems to be saying both that it does not exist and it is right around the corner. (2020-12-21)
 
* This [https://www.evernym.com/blog/getting-to-practical-interop-with-verifiable-credentials/ Evernym atricle] seems to be saying both that it does not exist and it is right around the corner. (2020-12-21)
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==References==
 
==References==
 
* This was one of the highlights from XXXI Internet Identity workshop:(IIW)  presentation by Timothy Ruff (https://lnkd.in/gXDRGMy).
 
* This was one of the highlights from XXXI Internet Identity workshop:(IIW)  presentation by Timothy Ruff (https://lnkd.in/gXDRGMy).

Revision as of 11:28, 14 May 2021

Full Title or Meme

A Verifiable Credential is a standard means for moving a claim between trust domains or federations. But since is it a data model and not a data format or protocol, it cannot delivery on that goal.

Contest

  • The Verifiable Credential was the first of a series of proposed standards to enable Self-Sovereign Identity by enabling the packaging of user identity information that can be verified by the receiver.
  • The Verifiable Presentation is create in response to a request from a Verifier which is known here as a Relying Party.

Problems

The Verifiable Credential is a Swiss Army knife

The Swiss Army knife was designed for survival in the wild if it were your only tool available to you.

Solutions

interoperability

  • This Evernym atricle seems to be saying both that it does not exist and it is right around the corner. (2020-12-21)

References

  • This was one of the highlights from XXXI Internet Identity workshop:(IIW) presentation by Timothy Ruff (https://lnkd.in/gXDRGMy).