Digital Identity

A Digital Identity is an online likeness or an electronic file that contains personally identifiable information, or PII. The Digital Identity is an identity utilized in cyberspace across a variety of communities, businesses, and workflows. It is comprised of attributes including but not limited to username/password, social security number, date of birth, online activities (search, transactions, purchasing history, behavior), and medical history. This identity is often linked to an individual’s email address or URL, and keeping this identity safe and secure is a crucial issue across sectors.