EU Guidelines On Passport Coming — But Not Today

EU Guidelines On Passport Coming — But Not Today

Mary Jo Foley

The European Union, which was slated to release on Wednesday its privacy guidelines for Internet authentication systems like Microsoft’s Passport, is now expected to post its words of wisdom on Thursday or Friday. Experts are predicting the EU to rule that Passport mostly complies with EU data-protection rules, recommending only minor modifications.

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