OpenID is here but many canít figure out how it works
Imagine a much friendlier internet, one where you only have to remember one password. A place where itís easy to keep a tight grip on your personal contact information, deciding which websites have access to it and how much theyíre allowed to know about you.
This is the internet we are fast approaching, and OpenID is the central piece of technology that will make it possible. Instead of creating a separate user account, each with its own login and password, for each site you visit, OpenID lets you log in to your favorite website using only your e-mail address or a URL ó your blogís address or your profile page on a social network.
[ Read more ]
By subscribing to our early morning news update, you will receive a daily digest of the latest security news published on Help Net Security.
With over 500 issues so far, reading our newsletter every Monday morning will keep you up-to-date with security risks out there.