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Federated Identities: OpenID vs SAML vs OAuth


A federated identity in information technology is the means of linking a person’s electronic identity and attributes, stored across multiple distinct identity management systems.

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Authentication And Authorization

Let me in: authentication and authorisation

Just like our houses, cars, public transport, in fact almost everything in life apart from the air that we breathe (for the time being), we need to control access to computer systems and services. 1,472 more words


Critical Drupal vulnerability patched — update your website now

The Drupal Security Team has released a critical software update for the Drupal Content Management System (CMS).

Users with websites running either Drupal 6 or Drupal 7 are urged to upgrade immediately. 554 more words


Migrating from OpenID 2.0 to OpenID Connect

Google has deprecated OpenID 2.0 and will shut it down after a migration period. If your app uses OpenID 2.0, you must migrate your app by the shutdown date April 20, 2015, as shown in the… 570 more words


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Google OpenID and Azure ACS - Time to update!

If you’ve been around Azure for some time you’ll know ACS is one of the foundation services that provides an open authentication platform that can use various identity providers as a source. 69 more words