A gentle introduction to self-sovereign identity Bits on blocks

Human centric control and privacy. Rise of Blockchain and Distributed Ledger technologies enable creation of truly self-sovereign and open solutions.

How blockchain makes self-sovereign identities possible

It is gratifying to see the community of individuals who have been steadfastly gathering twice a year for over 13 years at the Internet Identity Workshop succeed in making this vision a reality. It can only be updated by you or your agents. Civil Capital Civil Capital I define as, the weight of trust an identity gains over its history of civil activities. In blockchain, no such single identity/data trust model can be established and nor should such attempts be made. The mathematical consensus algorithms of decentralised blockchains might help them in this aim.

Self Sovereign Identity a guide to privacy for your digital identity

If details change, the customer updates it once, and can push the change to the connected banks. I take your public key (which has a special mathematical relationship to your private key my public key and my private key and I use those three numbers to scramble the message. Note that this consent might not be interactive, but it must still be deliberate and well-understood. There are three parts to identity: claims, proofs, and attestations. The proposal from Self Sovereign Identity is that a simple question needs to get a simple confirmation or answer without having to reveal more about ourselves.

Self-Sovereign Identity Systems, Blockchain Alternatives to Aadhaar

We also must identify just what it is we are seeking to protect and keep private and what privacy actually implies. This enormous paradigm shift in the notion of identity from singular and transparent to plural and anonymous, brings with it fundamental challenges and disruption to all institutions that have historically relied upon a singlton identity model. That is the immortal, the fearless.

Tieto - Self-sovereign identity delivers MyData in practice

This will in turn start the process of developing new behavioral patterns between organizations and individuals. This is not surprising since online identity has traditionally been viewed through the lens of an organization and its needs, not the individual and his or her needs. Designed so public and private corporations can access a 360 profile of you The Two Greatest Sins From these arguments we can deduce two great sins that are and will be committed to by any and all centralised authoritarian biometric identity systems which render them morally.