CNET News.com: Microsoft revises Passport privacyApr 04, 2001, 21:27 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stefanie Olsen)
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"The company is facing scrutiny of a major new software initiative dubbed "HailStorm" that will build on the 2-year-old Passport and other Microsoft technologies to create a new method of delivering software applications over the Internet."
"Passport is a single sign-in service that gives consumers a key for multiple Web sites. Among other things, HailStorm has been billed as a way to widely manage personal data as consumers operate computer applications."