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Serious security flaw in OAuth, OpenID discovered

Attackers can use the "Covert Redirect" vulnerability in both open-source log-in systems to steal your data and redirect you to unsafe sites.

By May 2, 2014


Webware 100 winner: OpenID

Webware 100 winner: OpenID

By May 19, 2009


OpenID comes to Facebook, at last

The universal log-in standard hadn't come to Facebook sooner because of security and user experience concerns, a post on the social network's blog explained.

By May 18, 2009


Podcast: MySpace promotes OpenID

Larry Magid talks with Max Engel of the social network about the company's efforts to promote log-in identification cooperation among various sites.

By March 3, 2009


Facebook steps into OpenID Foundation

We may not see OpenID coming to Facebook Connect anytime soon, but this is a big step for the social network that many open-standards advocates once wrote off for its walled-garden nature.

By February 5, 2009


Daily Tidbits: PayPal jumps on OpenID bandwagon, joins board

PayPal has joined the OpenID Foundation Board, HealthCentral has acquired Wellsphere, and CoveritLive has received $1.2 million in funding.

By January 28, 2009


Ep. 64: Who owns your online identity?

You own your identity. That's why we talk about identity theft: Identity is clearly personal, and it can be stolen from us. But it can also, in some cases, be legally taken. So who really owns your online identity? Your social network? Your reputation? We discuss with two experts: Dick Hardt, who worked on OpenID, and Peter Kazanjy of the reputation service Honestly.com.

By February 11, 2011


MySpace helps develop OpenID extension for Flock

The new browser extension helps identify OpenID participants and manage them across the Web. Good timing, considering Facebook Connect is about to make its big debut.

By December 2, 2008


Google launches limited API support for OpenID

Google joins the OpenID fray with its own solution, which lets developers integrate a universal log-in for their users to sign on with their Google account.

By October 29, 2008


MySpace confirms OpenID support

Social network, which is also unveiling its Data Availability program in a phased launch, wants to be the hub of identity.

By July 22, 2008