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Should electronic identities be managed directly by the state?

The management of electronic identities (credentials for accessing state services) should not be sub-contracted to external entities
Ethics , Politics , Society

Yes, electronic identities should be managed by the state

State should not sub-contract this activity

Only a state-owned entity can guarantee security and privacy of data

Sub-contracting to private companies will be more efficient Explore

Only state can ensure correctness of data

No, electronic identities should not be managed by the state

Outsourcing to private companies is more effective

Competition among sub-contractors can prove to be beneficial to users

Using a free-market approach might be in citzen's interest Explore

Ensure protection in totalitarian state

This mechanism might be necessary for non'democratic countries. Explore
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