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attribute authority

1In computer security, an entity that is trusted by at least two entities to create and assign attribute certificates. [After X9.45]   2.  An authority recognized in a security domain as a trusted source of attributes for entities within the domain. (See also Subject Authority) [ECMA138].

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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