Archive for the ‘naitonal ID’ Category

READ IT : FGIT Q&A with Jeremy Grant on NSTIC implications for government IT

Here is the bottom segment of a letter I submitted to NIST in lieu of public comment.

“Please reconsider the NSTIC program for an Interagency security use within the walls of the government sector as policy. It simply isn’t a very appropriate amenity for mainstream civilian living. It has a place and a market, but it should be appropriated to places where surreptitious demand for ID is required already.

NSTIC will face a lot of opposition for coaching this society to upsurge identity requirements for absolutely everything they do for the sake of commerce.”

Here is a copy of the FICAM Roadmap.  Explore the similarities between FICAM & NSTIC today!


“In a sign of their new-found confidence, many protesters held up their national ID cards or passports to news cameras, a show of bravery just days after police were detaining and raiding the homes of activists.” 


Here is second life for news that matters. 


On Japan’s national ID number system proposal  —The government was to announce, possibly on Friday, a set of basic principles for the proposed introduction of a national identification number system as a means of tracking individual citizens’ social security, income and asset information for welfare and taxation purposes.

BTC -For anyone who has not seen Jim Harper’s “live” delivery on anti-Real ID rhetoric.  Airtight.