Re: Proposal - Personal Identity API

Excerpts from Binyamin's message of 2015-12-12 19:50:31 +0000:
> Currently many apps uses SSO (Single sign-on,
> with different APIs and
> protocols. It still requires server-side authentications.
> Browsers/OSs has to validate the main personal identification data
> (email/phone). Share the data after user acceptation similar to other APIs
> like Geolocation API (demo
> I am only wondering if it in any way could be used in save way as a Signin
> authentication? Maybe by uses some encrypted validation key?

You'll probably be interested to read about WebID:

FOAF+SSL is probably also relevant:

and obviously OAuth:

Stian Soiland-Reyes, eScience Lab
School of Computer Science
The University of Manchester

Received on Thursday, 17 December 2015 12:27:34 UTC