'Network effect' can cut identity theft

Thursday, 12 May 2005, 1:12 PM EST

Providers of identity technologies need to work together more efficiently to beat the onslaught of phishing attacks and identity theft, according to security firm Verisign.

Nico Popp, chief technology officer and vice president for authentication services at Verisign, told delegates at the Digital Identity World conference in San Francisco that "networks are the answer".

By Tom Sanders at vnunet.

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