Linksys validating identity problem
Company vice president and treasurer Douglas Patterson thought it would be cute to use the actual Social Security number of his secretary, Hilda Schrader Whitcher.
Real Social Security cards had just begun circulating the year before, so many Americans were confused.
But the fact is that the United States already has a universal ID: the unique nine-digit number issued to US citizens and residents by the Social Security Administration, which has turned out to be no less than a gift to identity thieves.
While Social Security numbers work pretty well for tracking Social Security, they weren't designed to be secure.
Who are these “hackers” who are trying to break into your computer?
Most people imagine someone at a keyboard late at night, guessing passwords to steal confidential data from a computer system.
Last week, the White House announced million in funding for five pilot projects as part of its National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace initiative, a federal effort to establish a secure, universal online identity ecosystem led by the private sector.
kind of top-down identification system would be a security risk and an encroachment on civil rights.
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