[isf-wifidog] Fw: single signon and automated account creation

Wendall Cada wendallc at 83864.com
Mar 26 Juil 14:53:56 EDT 2005

> The problem I see with such a scheme is that nothing prevents someone from 
> creating an unlimited number of accounts, which:
> -Nullifies any abuse prevention we are trying to take.
> -Will make creating a virtual community of users more difficult.

You are absolutely correct, and this is clearly stated on the main page
of the openid.net site. OpenID was never intended to be used as a trust

> I wouldn't see any problem with a user associating an OpenID with his account 
> once he created his user, and then using it for signon.



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