19988356 story Can We Fix Federated Authentication? 65 Posted by CmdrTaco on Tuesday March 29, 2011 @07:47AM from the yeah-good-luck-with-that dept. Bruce Schneier writes in his blog of a "New paper by Ross Anderson: 'Can We Fix the Security Economics of Federated Authentication?': There has been much academic discussion of federated authentication, and quite some political maneuvering about 'e-ID.' The grand vision, which has been around for years in various forms but was recently articulated in the US National Strategy for Trustworthy Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC)."