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linked data signature

(data structure)

Definition: A digital signature, and information to verify it, for linked data.

Also known as LDS.

Note: "Linked data" is information on the Web accessible through standards, such as URLs and DOIs.

Author: PEB

More information

Dave Longley, Manu Sporny, and Christopher Allen, Linked Data Signatures 1.0, Draft Community Group Report 27 February 2018. Available at https://w3c-dvcg.github.io/ld-signatures/ or https://github.com/w3c-dvcg/ld-signatures. Accessed 11 July 2019.

"This specification was published by the W3C Digital Verification Community Group. It is not a W3C Standard nor is it on the W3C Standards Track. ... This is an experimental specification and is undergoing regular revisions. It is not fit for production deployment."


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Paul E. Black, "linked data signature", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Paul E. Black, ed. 12 July 2019. (accessed TODAY) Available from: https://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/linkedDataSignature.html