How Blockchain Authentication Can Pave the Way to Self-Sovereign Digital Identities

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The inability to verify someone’s identity in an online setting has been a thorn in the Internet’s side for years. That’s why most service providers that conduct business online require access to personally identifying information (PII) in order to check who’s on the other end. This is usually followed up by the creation of a unique username/password combination that the user will use for authentication in the future.