- Infowars - http://www.infowars.com -

Obama Administration Plans Internet ID for All Americans

Posted By aaron On January 9, 2011 @ 6:56 pm In Big Brother,Old Infowars Posts Style | Comments Disabled

Fox News
January 9, 2011

President Obama is putting plans in motion to give the Commerce Department authority to create an Internet ID for all Americans, a White House official told CNET.com.

  • A d v e r t i s e m e n t
  • {openx:49}

White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt told the website it is “the absolute perfect spot in the U.S. government” to centralize efforts toward creating an “identity ecosystem” for the Internet.

The National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace is currently being drafted by the Obama administration and will be released by the president in a few months.

Fresh food that lasts from eFoodsDirect (AD)

“We are not talking about a national ID card. We are not talking about a government-controlled system. What we are talking about is enhancing online security and privacy, and reducing and perhaps even eliminating the need to memorize a dozen passwords, through creation and use of more trusted digital identities,” Commerce Secretary Gary Locke said at an event Friday at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, according to CNET.com.

Read full article


Article printed from Infowars: http://www.infowars.com

URL to article: http://www.infowars.com/obama-administration-plans-internet-id-for-all-americans/

Copyright © 2013 Infowars. All rights reserved.