Posts tagged 'sunopenid'

Tim Bray: What’s more interesting is that we’re rolling out an OpenID provider at (last time I looked), but with a twist: You can’t get an OpenID there unless you’re a Sun employee, and if someone offers an OpenID whose URI is there, and it authenticates, you can be really sure that they’re a Sun employee. It doesn’t tell you their name or address or anything else; that’s up to the individual to provide (or not). The authentication relies on our Access Manager product, and it’s pretty strong; employees here have to use those crypto-magic SecureCard token generators for serious authentication, passwords aren’t good enough. 
Now, if only Roller and supported OpenID we'd reallly be cookin'