identification and authentication


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identification and authentication

[ī‚den·tə·fə¦kā·shən and ə‚then·tə′kā·shən]
(computer science)
The process of determining with high assurance the identity of a person who is seeking access to a computing system.
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Moving forward, Arcanvs seeks to leverage our proprietary technology and existing legal principles for unsurpassed e-commerce identification and authentication, " said Greg Laird, President and Chief Development Officer of ARCANVS.
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