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Re: White paper of proposed architecture for NSTIC

From: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren@telia.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 17:53:07 +0200
Message-ID: <4E284B63.90305@telia.com>
To: Tom L <w3@flamsmark.com>
CC: Francisco Corella <fcorella@pomcor.com>, "public-identity@w3.org" <public-identity@w3.org>, "Karen P. Lewison" <kplewison@pomcor.com>
On 2011-07-21 16:53, Tom L wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 2:29 AM, Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren@telia.com <mailto:anders.rundgren@telia.com>> wrote:
> 
> 
>     I think it is easier solving the middle-east conflict than getting a working consumer 2FA (2 factor auth) solution off the ground.
> 
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> Doesn't Google already have a working consumer two-factor authentication system currently in use by many of their users?
> -Tom Lowenthal

They do, but it is just a random number generator without any key provisioning of the
kind you want for verified identities.  Google's usage is basically a "password amplifier".

Anders
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