“Privacy CheckList Series”: Protect Your Privacy on Facebook

Think of your personal data on the Internet as your passport or your driver’s license. What steps do you take to protect your passport or your driver’s license in the real world? Do you, personally, take steps to protect them? You should take care of your personal information on the Internet and your digital identity … Continue reading “Privacy CheckList Series”: Protect Your Privacy on Facebook

Digital Identity and Identification: Definitions – Continued

In the previous post, I defined the following terms: Digital Identity Identification Claim Authentication Authorization Credentials Transaction Identity In this post, I will discuss two more concepts: Digital identity ecosystem and level of assurance (“LoA”) of an identification process. The digital identity ecosystem consists of three parties, the subject, the OSP, the CSP and the relationship … Continue reading Digital Identity and Identification: Definitions – Continued

Digital Identity and Identification: Definitions

In a nutshell, the digital identity of a person is the set of all the [personal] information and data about that person, that exist on the Internet. A person’s identity on the Internet is verified through a process called identification. Identification consists of three steps: the claim of identity by a subject, authentication and authorization. … Continue reading Digital Identity and Identification: Definitions

About this blog.

I like fashion, travelling, photography, reading, walking on the beach and all those fun stuff. But, this blog is not about any of them. Some ages ago, I took a course on privacy laws in Canada at my law school. I wrote my term paper on the right to be forgotten. This was before the … Continue reading About this blog.