Microsoft calls for online identity overhaul

Wednesday, 11 May 2005, 3:22 PM EST

The IT industry needs to adopt an identity meta system to overcome existing issues with online identities, Kim Cameron, Microsoft's architect of identity, told delegates at the Digital ID World conference in San Francisco.

In designing such a meta system, Microsoft will unveil an identity service to replace the failed Passport system in a keynote at the conference on 12 May.

By Tom Sanders at vnunet.

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