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News: Submitted by dschur on Mon, 01/17/2011 - 20:20.
As more organisations turn to the cloud, the need for an effective
set of industry standards is becoming ever more pressing.
There is a clear divide between those who argue for implementation of
cloud standards and those who argue against. At the heart of this
debate is a clear need to balance the benefits of having a standard with
the call for a sustained pace of innovation.
News: Submitted by dschur on Mon, 10/04/2010 - 17:49.
Increasingly complex business relationships are forcing companies to
give outsiders greater access to internal systems. According to this
year's Global Information Security Survey, this presents a security
News: Submitted by dschur on Mon, 10/04/2010 - 17:04.
Authorities are investigating whether New Zealand should follow
California's lead and make it a criminal offence to impersonate others
including politicians on the internet, notably via Twitter and Facebook.
News: Submitted by carolgeyer on Wed, 06/30/2010 - 14:29.
,,,Now we all know that there are lots
of standards in identity (SAML, WS-Federation, OpenID, CardSpace,
etc.) but -- so far -- none are perfect for the cloud. Still,
work is going on. OASIS has recently formed a
technical committee (TC) to examine this issue, called the "Identity in
the Cloud" TC.
News: Submitted by carolgeyer on Wed, 06/16/2010 - 19:57.
WSO2 is shipping an open source--based identity application that runs in the cloud and is aimed at helping companies avoid building internal systems for identity management and authentication...WSO2 Cloud Identity lets administrators provide strong authentication using electronic IDs for users based on popular open standards including SAML 2.0, OpenID and Information Card token-based standards, according to the company. WSO2 Cloud Identity can issue cards or tokens for identity management, and support incoming SAML 2.0, OpenID and CardSpace authentication requests, the company said...