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Is Blockchain Going to Secure Your Digital Identity?

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How the technology behind blockchain can enable secure digital identities

This article outlines how blockchain's decentralized and immutable model means it is suitable for a range of use cases in business.

“Blockchain can help to secure digital identity within an organization. This is because the ‘block’ of information that stores someone’s identity information is immutable and cannot be tampered with.”

The author gives examples of potential uses of blockchain, such as securing land rights and artists’ contracts. Blockchain can also improve identity management, as an individual’s digital identity can be used interoperably across different services and platforms.

There is no doubt that blockchain can assist in addressing many of the issues presented by centralized data storage and data vulnerability through the creation of self-sovereign identities

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