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Independent Identity

Overview#

Independent Identity (indy) (or Decentralized Identity) is a Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) or a Digital Identity that has the following characteristics:
  • No central authority grants, monitors, controls, manages, deletes it
  • High privacy and high security are achievable (though not guaranteed)
  • You choose how and where it is used
  • Portable by you across contexts (Bring Your Own Identity)
  • All identities are peers (corrects power imbalance)
  • Surprising ramifications for regulation, UX

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