ComputerWeekly: Microsoft Develops ID Platform with Open-Source Rivals

“Microsoft says it is working with non-Microsoft advocates to
help develop its new InfoCard identity management platform.

“Seeking to learn from the mistakes of its failed proprietary
Passport web identity system, Microsoft has been working on the
development of InfoCard with Firefox and Opera browser developers,
and with organisations such as the open-source Apache Software
Foundation and Apple Computer…”

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