Liberty Alliance proposes Web security standards
Liberty Alliance Project members have discussed submission of their specifications to the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS).
A Liberty spokesperson told Computerwire on Friday a decision has not been reached but more information would be provided at a later date.
Liberty is expected to unveil the hotly anticipated XML-based specifications at a press event today in San Francisco, California. The specifications will provide federated, single sign-in to web services so users do not require multiple passwords.
Submission to OASIS would help further ease months of standoff and tension between Liberty co-founder Sun and IBM and Microsoft Corp.
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