Digital Entity

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Any named web end-point providing or using identity services. Also known as a Entity.


An entity may have an identifier that can be verified.

There are three main categories of Digital Entity: (1) the User Agent, (2) the Relying Party and (3) the Identity Provider.

Other categories which may be present in an identity ecosystem include: Attribute Providers, Credential Service Providers and Authorizing Agents.





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