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Adam Cooper

Adam is a technical architect working on the identity assurance programme

STORK: a practical way to access services across borders

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European Union member states have been developing electronic identity (eID) schemes for some time now to allow citizens to access services safely and securely online. Many of these schemes are linked to national identity cards or schemes, whereas others involve working …

How the GOV.UK Verify technical architecture protects users' privacy, and why it's appropriate

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When we designed the identity assurance architecture we wanted to protect users from identity theft and fraud, to secure their data as it is used online, and to reduce the amount of information needed from the user to a minimum. …