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Study of Commercially Deployed Single Sign On

Microsoft Research published a paper sometime last month analyzing Single Sign On services hosted by various commercial entities. Go Read it: Signing Me onto Your Accounts through Facebook and Google: a Traffic-Guided Security Study of Commercially Deployed Single-Sign-On Web Services. The paper had been sitting on my desk for a couple weeks (literally) before I had a chance to read through it. It actually made it’s rounds through the company before I had a chance to read it. In any case, I thought it would be good to post a link for people to read because it outlines some very…