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Credential Recovery

Overview#

Credential Recovery is the recovery of a Credential when it is not known.

Credential Recovery may be an Exploitation by an Attacker

Credential Recovery may be required for when a Human looses the credential or when the credential is hijacked.

Credential Recovery is most common for a Password Reset (pr Password Recovery).

However, the loss of a Private Key within a Distributed Ledger Technology such as Bitcoin could cost real money.

Key Recovery typically implies the recovery of a Secret-key or Private Key

Credential Recovery is a requirement of any Credential Management system.

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