Welcome to the brave new world of creepy social networks. Facebook and Google want your real data. They want to lock you into their social login and social/mobile payment systems. They, or their partners want to spy on our behavior,… Continue reading
Just recently, the U.S. Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) grew sharper teeth and a longer arm. On January 2013, the Health and Human Services (HHS) department published what is referred to as the Omnibus Rule, reinterpreting the Act.… Continue reading
You thought you heard a click behind that site’s “Sign in with Facebook” button. But did you also hear the inaudible sigh of your personal data disappearing into the maw of yet another application?
Social login is the ability to… Continue reading
I recently developed a “history of federated identity” diagram and marveled at how it was similar, in many ways, to slides I created while working at Burton Group in 2004. Let’s take a look at a few diagrams and see… Continue reading