Re: Gov 2.0 Spoofing


And to make sure which data is official, (and it's original context). Authentication and authorization are key to any trustable data


On 6/3/09 8:11 AM, "Ken Fischer" <> wrote:

Did anyone else see about how North Korea News Agency was spoofed on
I wrote a little on it..

Not sure if this is something which the group should mention but it seems a
potential for misunderstanding. After the terrorist attack in Mumbai a war
due to a fake phone call was narrowly averted.  Seems there are some simple
steps to make it clear which accounts are official.

Dave McAllister
Director, Standards and Open Source
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Received on Wednesday, 3 June 2009 19:44:35 UTC