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digital certificate

Digital ID Informatics An official electronic identity document based on public/private key encryption and obtained through a certificate authority; includes user's name and registered serial number, user's public key and expiration date. See HIPAA. Cf Digital signature.

digital certificate

A unique identifier assigned to a single computer user for use during secure electronic transactions, e.g., when gaining access to private health information or ordering laboratory tests for patients. Synonym: electronic certificate
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Whether attendees are ready to learn about federated identity or think about the increasing convergence of identity management and web services, Digital ID World is required event.
More information about Digital ID World 2008 is available on the Web at: http://conference.
Digital ID World award recipients are selected by the Digital ID World Executive Advisory Committee, which includes Esther Dyson of EDventure, Inc.
SAFE-BioPharma's[TM] roaming digital ID is now accepted by the federal entity that provides a trusted electronic link across and into many of the U.
a leading provider of innovative identity management solutions, today announced that its president and founder Mark McClain has been named to Digital ID World's Industry Advisory Board.
com), the market leading provider of enterprise access governance solutions, today announced that it is a Silver Sponsor of the 2007 Digital ID World conference.
in seconds is through a Digital ID - now available free at Toys "R" Us and Babies "R" Us stores nationwide through their Digital ID - Child Safety Program.
Digital ID, which consists of fingerprints and a photograph, can immediately be forwarded to local authorities and National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).
Liberty Alliance Project -- The Liberty Alliance Project, a business and technology consortium formed to develop open specifications for federated network identity, was recently honored at Digital ID World 2002 with the first ever Digital Id World Award -- "Balancing Innovation and Reality.
Digital ID event as part of a national effort to offer parents personal digital safety IDs of their children in the event that their child becomes lost or missing," explained Farmers Idaho State Executive Director Kris Pacey.
parents with a free Digital ID CD-ROM at all of its 274 stores

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