Term:Personal Identity Verification Registration Authority

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NIST IR 7298

Personal Identity Verification Registration Authority - An entity that establishes and vouches for the identity of an applicant to a PIV Issuing Authority. The PIV RA authenticates the applicant's identity by checking identity source documents and identity proofing and ensures a proper background check has been completed before the credential is issued. SOURCE: FIPS 201