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Kantara Initiative approves Experian’s CrossCore® platform for conformance with NIST 800-63-3 IAL2 

Certification emphasizes Experian’s commitment to helping the public sector identify individuals more accurately and provide an improved customer experience Costa Mesa, Calif., Feb. 07, 2019 — Remote identity proofing is recognized as a top priority for many public sector and health institutions, and these organizations need access to effective solutions. […]

Exponent Completes Phase Two Of First Responder Mobile Authentication with OPACITY Project

Project Developed Under Kantara Initiative’s Identity and Privacy Incubator Program WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – November 13, 2018 — Kantara Initiative announced today that Exponent, Inc., (Nasdaq: EXPO) completed Phase Two of its smartphone project for Mobile Credentialing, Authentication and Attributes for First Responders using the NIST OPACITY standard extended to […]

Kantara Initiative Releases First Blockchain Report Addressing Privacy Protection and Personal Data

Kantara’s Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group Report Features Analysis, Recommendations, Use Cases.  Report is Free to Download WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – February 21, 2018 – Kantara Initiative announced today the release of the industry’s first report initiating the analysis of blockchain technology in regards to addressing its implications for […]

Kantara Initiative Releases User-Managed Access Version 2.0 Specifications

UMA 2.0 brings user consent, control and trust into easier reach for organizations processing personal data WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – February 13, 2018 – The Kantara Initiative formally announced today the approval and publication of the User-Managed Access (UMA) Version 2.0 (UMA 2.0) technical specifications.  UMA 2.0 offers significant enhancements to […]