Latest OpenID Stories

2008-09-04 09:00:17

Atlassian announced today at Office 2.0 in San Francisco single sign-on support for Google Apps and OpenID 2.0 in the new release of Crowd, a simple, affordable identity management system. One identity, behind the firewall, in the cloud Crowd provides single sign-on across web applications behind the firewall, supporting all users, applications and user directory servers needed. With the popularity of Google Apps among enterprise customers, single sign-on has become an even more...

2008-08-20 09:00:44

CA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CA) and Arcot Systems today announced the availability of a solution designed to help organizations reduce the risk of fraud and identity theft in online transactions through risk-based authentication. Businesses are employing risk-based authentication technologies for their Web-facing applications in light of threats such as phishing and other forms of social engineering, as well as in response to regulatory initiatives such as online banking guidance issued by the Federal...

2008-08-14 00:00:19

Enhanced Phone-Based Service Helps Fight Escalating Threats to Corporate Networks Before They Happen MRB Public Relations Trisha Grahn King, 850-259-1232 tking@mrb-pr.com or Positive Networks Sarah Fender, 913-499-4152 sfender@positivenetworks.com Logo: http://www.phonefactor.com Positive Networks, a leading provider of security products and services, today announced PhoneFactor 2.1, the newest version of the company's award winning, phone-based, two-factor authentication...

2008-08-13 09:00:29

Positive Networks, a leading provider of security products and services, today announced PhoneFactor 2.1, the newest version of the company's award winning, phone-based, two-factor authentication service. In an effort to combat the growing number of attacks against corporate networks, PhoneFactor 2.1 includes enhancements which enable companies to quickly deploy and easily manage two-factor authentication across their entire enterprise. With the number of people affected by identity and...

2008-07-29 12:00:44

LOS GATOS, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ingres Corporation, a leading provider of open source database management software and support services, has selected TriCipher's myOneLogin to deliver single sign-on (SSO) security and convenience to its thousands of worldwide users. myOneLogin's delivery as a service enables Ingres customers to seamlessly log into all of Ingres' open source corporate and community Web sites with a single username and password from any location. "SaaS SSO meets...

2008-07-27 03:00:21

VeriSign, a provider of internet infrastructure services, has been selected by Microsoft as an OpenID provider for users of HealthVault, a free service that enables consumers to store and manage their health information online. Acceptance of VeriSign's OpenIDs secured by the VeriSign Identity Protection Service is expected to give consumers choice when signing into Microsoft HealthVault to help safeguard their personal health information. Microsoft HealthVault members who have activated...

2008-07-23 18:00:27

Six Apart, the world's leading blogging software and services company, announced today that its pioneering Movable Type platform has joined Facebook Connect to incorporate Facebook profiles into the active conversations and comments on Movable Type-powered sites. With Facebook Connect, the millions of people on the web who visit Movable Type blogs and sites every day can use their existing Facebook accounts to quickly and easily sign in to their blogs and comment. Users maintain full...

2008-07-23 09:15:00

Popular networking site, MySpace announced it is joining OpenID, a shared identity service that will allow 115 million MySpace users to take one identity to multiple websites. The announcement comes after News Corp decided in May to let its users globally share their MySpace profile information on some other sites. OpenID is an open source alliance that eliminates the need to create multiple user names and profiles by letting users take one identity to multiple websites. Jim Benedetto, the...

2008-07-22 12:00:36

MySpace, the world's premier social network, today announced two milestones in its continued effort to lead the future of a more social Web--support for the OpenID movement, a free framework that simplifies a user's online experience by decentralizing their digital identity; and two implementations of MySpace's own Data Availability initiative with Flixster and Eventful. "MySpace is committed to working with the open source community to allow users to widely control their digital identity,"...

2008-07-14 09:00:29

WSO2, the open source SOA company, today announced that it has extended its support for service-oriented architecture (SOA) governance through enhanced authentication. Version 1.5 of the WSO2 Identity Solution for strong Web authentication based on open standards and open source is now generally available and adds support for OpenID, a popular feature for decentralizing single sign-on. Additionally, WSO2 has joined the OpenID Foundation and is a founding member of the Information Card...

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