OpenID System is Top Contender…

OpenID Updates Identity Spec

By John Waters

Redmond Developer News

December 2007

“The OpenID Foundation is set to release the final specification for version 2.0 of its free framework for user-centric digital identity. OpenID is a lightweight, decentralized system designed to take advantage of existing Internet protocols and specs — such as URI, HTTP, SSL and Diffie-Hellman — to build identity across domains…”

~ Kevin Fox