relying party


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relying party

A website or other entity on the Internet that uses an identity provider to authenticate a user who wants to log in. See identity metasystem and OpenID.
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location_id is the 'from' id of the organization or the site of the relying party in the distributed systems;
The effect of this is that the person who actually performs these functions, the Registration Authority, has no direct liability to a relying party.
But a person will not incur such early reliance expenditures if she later can be held up by another party who blithely claims that, since there was no contract when the reliance expenditures were incurred, it therefore has no obligation to pay for any of those expenditures, or even to finish the negotiations, thus inducing the relying party to agree to terms that mean a net loss for her.
As long as the relying party trusts the authority to make such assertions about that particular subject, then there is no need for any of the components to use the same products or even be under the administrative control of the same organization.
Clearly, however, reliance is unjustified when the relying party is negligent.
There must have been some conduct linking the accountant to the relying party.
If the user has not already authenticated with an LOA2 ID, PingFederate at the relying party site will ask the user to authenticate with an identity provider that is certified to provide that level of assurance.
Federation operators and their respective relying party members will leverage IAF assessments performed by Liberty Alliance accredited assessors to determine the credential-based identity services they are willing to trust.
A digital signature entails using a specific technology called public key infrastructure (PKI), which generally involves a certificate authority, registration authority, subscriber, and a relying party.
Ping Identity's Google IdP Connector gives SaaS vendors who have deployed PingFederate the ability to act as a Google OpenID relying party.
GameSpy will also be supporting OpenID, both as an identity provider and a relying party, which means that millions of people around the globe will be able to take advantage of GameSpy's services with their existing online identity.