This January ID-Pal CTO Rob O’Farrell spoke to Robin Amlôt , host of the IBS Intelligence podcast for their latest episode # 552, “Is self-sovereign identity the next step in secure ID management?”
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In the episode Robin does a deep dive into the concept of “self-sovereign” identities, and how this may the key to identity protection online, with ID-Pal CTO & Co-Founder, Rob O’Farrell, that includes:
- An overview of what a “self-sovereign” identity profile is, and how having ownership of your own identity can help customers take back control of their data
- How can self-sovereign data changes this, giving ownership to the customer and allowing them to share necessary information with companies on a need-to-know basis
- Could self-sovereign identity truly work in a digital world?