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Re: [saag] Liking Linkability

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:31:28 -0700
Message-ID: <CAFfrAFoOPbdsP-e-zyGfNtp=fC4XZSF1N61ujPDRBxZEZj-Wgg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Harry Halpin <hhalpin@w3.org>
Cc: public-webid@w3.org, "public-privacy, (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>, saag@ietf.org, public-identity@w3.org, Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>, Ben Laurie <benl@google.com>
On 22 Oct 2012 08:14, "Harry Halpin" <hhalpin@w3.org> wrote:
> On 10/22/2012 04:04 PM, Henry

> I know WebID folks believe IDP = my homepage, but for most people IDP
would likely not be a homepage, but a major identity provider for which
data minimization principles should apply, including ownership of the
social network data of an individual and a history of their interactions
with every RP.

Is there some reason it is implausible to assume homepages will never be
backed by major identity providers? Specifically, user-controlled DNS
names, but resolving to more sophisticated hosting than old-style

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