European Workshop on Trust & Identity

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EIW 2013 Tue Session 5E

E-Mail as (global) identifier: embrace/defend/fight it?

Good

  • Scoped
  • Exist
  • Known
  • Globally unique
  • In active use
  • Public / discoverable (sometimes)

 

Bad

  • Recyclable
  • Gives too much
  • Fails minimum disclosure
  • Misappropriation
  • Allows for profiling
  • Vendor lock-in