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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.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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The ministry added that the National Digital ID is not a substitute for the existing National Registration Identity Card (NRIC) or compulsory.
* Going forward, Governments will be able to better foster links with their citizens with several identity services available on Gemalto Digital ID Wallet, whilst benefitting from a new tool to fight ID fraud.
"It is indeed a goodtime to come here and demonstrate what you could possibly be able to implement provided the digital ID is properly secured in place," he added.
Buyers can verify product authenticity through the digital ID. This can save everyone along the supply chain from having to absorb increasing costs of helping ensure authenticity.
With the addition of the Digital ID, the group now employs 360 staff in offices located in 11 cities around the globe.
We are working on other digital ID's too," he added.
The presence of a digital ID and historical data facilitates a quicker credit process, and faster loan disbursement.
London: Head of the Financial Crime Department at the FCA Rob Gruppetta addressed the FinTech Innovation in AML and Digital ID regional event, London.
A unique digital ID is the first step to receiving benefits and paying taxes but it also raises some important questions: Is this new digital governance empowering?
It's not clear yet how WIN's system will overcome the unique challenges of working with young children, who probably won't be able to remember private keys or sync up the digital ID with a mobile phones. 

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