Slashdot Items Tagged "identity"

Date / Time Story
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:00PM Blockchains Are Poised To End the Password Era
Monday June 19, 2017 @10:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:53PM Google Login Bug Allows Credential Theft
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:00PM 'Faceless Recognition System' Can Identify You Even When You Hide Your Face
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:18PM EU Plans To Create Database of Bitcoin Users With Identities and Wallet Addresses
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:39PM EU Exploring Idea of Using Government ID Cards As Mandatory Online Logins
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:19AM Git 2.8 Officially Released
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:18PM UK Man Faces Prison For Circumventing UK's Pirate Site Blockade
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @08:32AM India Scans a Billion Irises In Interest of National Security
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:44AM Amazon Wants To Replace Passwords With Selfies and Videos
Monday March 14, 2016 @11:56AM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:26PM What Airbnb's Blockchain Authentication Proposal Means For Online Privacy
Thursday March 03, 2016 @09:37AM Tackling The Future Of Digital Trust -- While It Still Exists
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:39PM Nissan Leaf HVAC-Hack Vulnerability Disclosed
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @09:23PM To Secure ATM Transactions: Ditch the Card
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:19AM MasterCard Rolls Out 'Selfie' Verification For Mobile Payments
Monday February 15, 2016 @04:26PM Hackers Break Into Ringo Starr's Twitter Account With Simple Password Reset
Friday February 12, 2016 @10:47AM Austrian Minister Calls For a Constitutional Right To Pay In Cash
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:45PM French Gov't Gives Facebook 3 Months To Stop Tracking Non-User Browsers
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:04PM EU Proposes End of Anonymity For Bitcoin and Prepaid Card Users
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @08:45AM Tracking Protection In Wi-Fi Networks Coming Soon To Linux
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:08AM Facebook, Shutterfly Face Lawsuits For Using Facial Recognition To ID Photos
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:52AM Coding Styles Survive Binary Compilation, Could Lead Investigators Back To Programmers
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:31AM TSA Moves Closer To Rejecting Some State Driver's Licenses For Airline Travel
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @12:02PM European Payment Card Protocols Wide Open To Fraud
Sunday December 27, 2015 @08:36AM How a Young IRS Agent Identified the Man Behind Silk Road
Friday November 27, 2015 @06:53PM Privacy Vulnerability Exposes VPN Users' Real IP Addresses
Sunday November 15, 2015 @02:10PM Spaghetti Strainer Helmet Driver's License Photo Approved On Religious Grounds
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @11:08AM Stanford Identifies Potential Security Hole In Genomic Data-Sharing Network
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:40PM Affordable Care Act Exchanges Fail To Detect Counterfeit Documentation
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:53AM EFF Joins Nameless Coalition and Demands Facebook Kills Its Real Names Policy
Thursday October 01, 2015 @10:20AM Yelp For People To Launch In November
Thursday October 01, 2015 @07:37AM South Korean Citizen IDs Vulnerable, Based On US Model
Monday August 24, 2015 @05:16AM Mostly Theater? Taking Aim At White House 'We the People' Petitions
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @09:40AM Chrome Extension Thwarts User Profiling Based On Typing Behavior
Friday July 03, 2015 @04:48PM 3-D Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanning Could Strengthen Smartphone Security
Sunday May 31, 2015 @04:15PM China Unveils World's First Facial Recognition ATM
Thursday May 07, 2015 @03:46PM No Justice For Victims of Identity Theft
Sunday May 03, 2015 @02:20AM Hacking the US Prescription System
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:23AM Tech Credited With Reducing Nigerian Election Death Toll
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:15PM Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up
Saturday March 07, 2015 @03:38PM Fujitsu Tech Can Track Heavily Blurred People In Security Videos
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:33AM Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection
Saturday February 07, 2015 @01:11AM Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:44AM Mozilla Dusts Off Old Servers, Lights Up Tor Relays
Thursday January 29, 2015 @05:12PM 'Anonymized' Credit Card Data Not So Anonymous, MIT Study Shows
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:32AM Made-In-Nigeria Smart Cards To Extend Financial Services To the Poor
Thursday January 15, 2015 @03:05PM Ad Company Using Verizon Tracking Header To Recreate Deleted Cookies
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:17PM How Bitcoin Could Be Key To Online Voting
Sunday December 28, 2014 @04:47PM Chaos Computer Club Claims It Can Reproduce Fingerprints From People's Photos
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @08:52AM JP Morgan Breach Tied To Two-Factor Authentication Slip
Sunday December 14, 2014 @02:43PM How Identifiable Are You On the Web?
Thursday December 11, 2014 @01:04PM In Iowa, a Phone App Could Serve As Driver's License
Saturday November 15, 2014 @05:31PM AT&T Stops Using 'Super Cookies' To Track Cellphone Data
Friday November 14, 2014 @01:51PM 81% of Tor Users Can Be De-anonymized By Analysing Router Information
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @08:57AM Too Much Privacy: Finnish Police Want Big Euro Notes Taken Out of Circulation
Wednesday September 24, 2014 @10:03PM Anonymous Peer-review Comments May Spark Legal Battle
Sunday September 21, 2014 @09:43PM Researchers Propose a Revocable Identity-Based Encryption Scheme
Friday August 15, 2014 @05:52PM Google Brings Chrome OS User Management To Chrome
Thursday July 31, 2014 @01:19PM UK Government Report Recommends Ending Online Anonymity
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:23AM When Beliefs and Facts Collide
Sunday June 29, 2014 @12:27PM Facial Recognition Might Be Coming To Your Car
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @07:37AM EU Court of Justice Paves Way For "Right To Be Forgotten" Online
Thursday May 01, 2014 @10:02AM "Smart" Gun Seller Gets the Wrong Kind of Online Attention
Friday April 25, 2014 @09:10AM Identity Dominance: the US Military's Biometric War In Afghanistan
Saturday March 22, 2014 @03:08AM Mute Witness: Forensic Sketches From Nothing But DNA
Friday March 07, 2014 @09:37PM How Tutankhamun's DNA Became a Battleground
Thursday March 06, 2014 @09:33AM Bitcoin Inventor Satoshi Nakamoto Outed By Newsweek
Friday January 10, 2014 @05:57PM Court Rules Against Online Anonymity
Saturday December 28, 2013 @04:55PM Ask Slashdot: Getting an Uncooperative Website To Delete One's Account?
Sunday November 24, 2013 @04:20PM Study Suggests Link Between Dread Pirate Roberts and Satoshi Nakamoto
Thursday November 21, 2013 @08:03AM Glut In Stolen Identities Forces Price Cut
Friday November 08, 2013 @06:25PM Feedly Forces Its Users To Create Google+ Profiles
Sunday October 20, 2013 @07:59AM Building an Opt-In Society
Saturday October 12, 2013 @12:24PM Dataland: the Emerging Dystopia
Saturday October 05, 2013 @03:08PM MasterCard Joining Push For Fingerprint ID Standard
Tuesday September 17, 2013 @10:27AM Can Internet Pseudonymity Be Saved?
Thursday August 15, 2013 @08:01AM Twitter Eyes Signatures To Kill Fake Followers
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @07:14AM Project Anonymizes Your Writing Style To Hide Your Identity
Sunday June 02, 2013 @04:12PM In France, a Showcase of What Can Go Wrong With Online Voting
Friday May 31, 2013 @07:01PM Memory Gaffe Leaves Aussie Bank Accounts Open To Theft
Thursday May 30, 2013 @11:27AM 'Smart Gun' Firm Wants You To Fund Its Prototype
Saturday May 18, 2013 @04:43PM Yahoo! Japan May Have Had 22 Million User IDs Stolen
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @01:06PM Ask Slashdot: Identity Theft Attempt In Progress; How To Respond?
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @08:29AM Fingerprint Purchasing Technology Ensures Buyer Has a Pulse
Friday February 22, 2013 @07:32AM Illinois Politician Wants a Kill Switch For Anonymous Speech Online
Thursday February 21, 2013 @03:36PM Troll Complaint Dismissed; Subscriber Not Necessarily Infringer
Friday February 15, 2013 @09:26PM Facebook Can Keep Real Name Policy, German Court Rules
Friday February 15, 2013 @06:55PM French Police Unsure Which Twin To Charge In Sexual Assaults
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @08:56AM Linguistics Identifies Anonymous Users
Friday December 28, 2012 @06:28PM What Turned VR Pioneer Jaron Lanier Against the Web
Sunday December 16, 2012 @05:32PM When Writing, How Anonymous Can You Be, Really?
Sunday December 16, 2012 @11:45AM Google Map App's Version of Anonymity Might Violate EU Privacy Laws
Thursday December 06, 2012 @01:15PM Facebook Says EU 'Right To Be Forgotten' Would Harm Privacy
Thursday November 08, 2012 @04:43PM Australian Telcos Declare SMS Unsafe For Bank Transactions
Thursday October 25, 2012 @07:41AM UK Gov't Official Advises Using Fake Details On Social Networks
Thursday October 18, 2012 @07:22AM Teen Suicide Tormentor Outed By Anonymous
Wednesday October 17, 2012 @11:41PM How Hair Can be Used To Track Where You've Been
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:19AM Texas Schools Using Electronic Chips To Track Students; Parents In Uproar
Thursday October 04, 2012 @09:10AM UK 'Virtual ID Card' Scheme Set For Launch
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @07:33AM Canadian Minister Mined Data To Target Email To Gay Voters
Friday September 21, 2012 @05:07PM Facebook Wants You To Snitch On Friends Not Using Their Real Name
Friday September 21, 2012 @02:12PM Facebook Disables Face Recognition In EU
Thursday September 20, 2012 @01:47PM No Smiles At NJ Motor Vehicle Commission
Sunday September 09, 2012 @11:17AM Election Tech: In Canada, They Actually Count the Votes
Thursday September 06, 2012 @12:59PM Dutch Police Ask 8000+ Citizens To Provide Their DNA
Friday August 31, 2012 @03:31PM The Case Against DNA
Thursday August 30, 2012 @07:37AM Forensic Test Predicts Eye and Hair Color From DNA
Thursday August 16, 2012 @07:08AM Gaining Info On Tech Execs With Just Their Email
Friday August 10, 2012 @05:42PM Training Cops To Use Social Media Information
Thursday August 09, 2012 @09:10AM Secret Security Questions Are a Joke
Thursday August 09, 2012 @07:39AM Facebook Facial Recognition Under Scrutiny In Norway
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @08:17PM Wired Writer Hack Shows Need For Tighter Cloud Security
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @11:06AM Vietnamese Bank Issues Fingerprint-Enabled Debit Cards
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @08:49AM Sensor Uses Body's Electrical Signature To Secure Devices
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @12:19PM Ask Slashdot: What's Holding Up Single Sign-On?
Thursday June 21, 2012 @11:53AM Have Your Fingerprints Read From 6 Meters Away
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @08:47AM Apple Patents Polluting Facebook, Google Profiles
Thursday June 07, 2012 @07:02AM World's Largest Biometric Database
Friday May 25, 2012 @11:52PM A Wrinkle For Biometric Systems: Irises Change Over Time
Wednesday May 23, 2012 @07:04AM Legislation In New York To Ban Anonymous Speech Online
Saturday May 05, 2012 @02:28PM Missouri High School Principal Resigns After Posing As Student On Facebook
Sunday April 22, 2012 @06:31PM TSA Tests Automated ID Authentication
Monday April 02, 2012 @12:51PM Gawker Media To Require Commenters' Facebook, Twitter, Or Google Logins
Friday March 30, 2012 @05:26PM 1.9 Billion Digits: Brazil's Bid For Biometric Voting
Saturday March 24, 2012 @05:42PM Brazilian Schoolchildren Tagged By Computer Chips
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @07:14AM Anonymous Cowards, Deanonymized
Saturday January 21, 2012 @04:44AM Mozilla Offers Alternative To OpenID
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @09:23AM Facebook To Share Private Data With Politico
Monday November 28, 2011 @12:40PM New Jersey DMV Employees Caught Selling Identities
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @11:31AM Now Only With Facebook and Own Login
Thursday October 20, 2011 @01:45PM Google+ To End Real Names Policy
Sunday October 09, 2011 @06:49PM 2-Year ID Theft Investigation Yields 86 Arrests; 25 More Sought
Saturday October 08, 2011 @01:24PM Florida School District Begins Fingerprinting Students
Thursday September 29, 2011 @09:58AM US Military Seeks Non-Cooperative Biometric Tracking Technology
Tuesday September 27, 2011 @09:22AM Spotify Defends Facebook Sign-Up Requirement
Saturday September 24, 2011 @11:16PM Doesn't Hide Logs From the FBI
Sunday September 11, 2011 @11:05PM YouTube Disables Comments and User Uploads For Korean Users
Thursday September 08, 2011 @12:56PM IP Addresses Not Enough To ID Users
Tuesday September 06, 2011 @07:04AM Google's Real Name Policy, Why You Are the Product
Friday September 02, 2011 @05:41PM Canadian Court Sides With Online Anonymity
Sunday August 28, 2011 @10:36AM Schmidt: G+ 'Identity Service,' Not Social Network
Saturday August 13, 2011 @11:43AM NAND Flash Can Verify a Device's Identity
Monday August 08, 2011 @07:26PM Law School Amplifies Critics Through SLAPP Suit
Thursday July 28, 2011 @05:44PM Linguists Out Men Impersonating Women On Twitter
Monday July 25, 2011 @05:09PM The Internet's Age of Rage
Saturday July 23, 2011 @11:41PM Google+ Account Suspensions Over ToS Drawing Fire
Monday July 18, 2011 @01:51PM Facial Recognition Gone Wrong
Friday July 15, 2011 @06:38AM App Uses Facial Profiling To Identify Perps
Wednesday June 08, 2011 @10:14AM Judge Prevents 23,322 Filesharing Does From Being Sued For Now
Thursday June 02, 2011 @12:10PM Tennessee Makes it Illegal To Share Your Netflix Password
Friday May 27, 2011 @06:43PM Patriot Act Extension By Autopen Raises Questions for Congressman
Tuesday May 17, 2011 @04:53PM Fingerprint Scanner That Works From 6 Feet
Friday May 13, 2011 @12:21AM Facebook Adds Two-Factor Authentication
Tuesday May 10, 2011 @12:19PM Who Owns Your Social Identity?
Saturday May 07, 2011 @06:33AM OpenID Warns of Serious Remote Bug, Urges Upgrade
Thursday May 05, 2011 @11:12PM Sony To Offer Free Identity Theft Monitoring
Thursday April 14, 2011 @02:27PM White House To Drop Details of Cyber ID On Tax Day
Wednesday March 23, 2011 @12:25PM New FBI System IDs People By Voice, Iris, More
Friday February 18, 2011 @10:33PM Air Force Wants Hundreds of Fake Online Identities
Thursday February 10, 2011 @03:52PM Google Adds Two-Factor Authentication To Gmail
Tuesday January 25, 2011 @09:13PM Banned from Facebook for having famous name
Thursday January 20, 2011 @08:08PM UK ID Card Scheme Data Deleted For £400K
Friday January 14, 2011 @07:12PM Russia Moves To Universal ID Card
Sunday November 14, 2010 @11:52AM Ears Might Be Better Than Fingerprints For ID
Wednesday November 10, 2010 @10:07PM Security App For the New German Personal ID Hacked
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @12:20PM Disguised Asian Male Caught At Canadian Airport
Thursday October 14, 2010 @10:17PM Unspoofable Device Identity Using Flash Memory
Friday October 08, 2010 @08:23PM Smart Phones Could Know Their Users By How They Walk
Friday October 08, 2010 @05:22PM Lighthearted Facebook Friends Could Make You Join NAMBLA Group
Tuesday October 05, 2010 @12:49PM Blizzard Rolls Out Real ID Privacy Options
Thursday September 16, 2010 @08:58PM Social Media Can Help You Fake Your Own Death
Thursday September 02, 2010 @01:25PM New German Government ID Hacked By CCC
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @09:39AM Skeletal Identification
Saturday June 26, 2010 @10:12AM White House Unveils Plans For "Trusted Identities In Cyberspace"
Tuesday March 23, 2010 @06:08PM US Lawmakers Eyeing National ID Card
Sunday March 07, 2010 @03:21PM Xbox Live Now Allows Gender Expression
Monday March 26, 2007 @09:44AM Washington State To Try RFID Drivers Licenses
Tuesday February 06, 2007 @10:09PM Gates Says Microsoft Will Support OpenID
Wednesday March 08, 2006 @01:53PM Combating Identity Theft